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English definition of “payphone”

payphone

noun [C] UK (US pay phone)     /ˈpeɪ.fəʊn/ US  /-foʊn/
a public phone where you can make calls that you pay for using coins, a credit card, or a phone cardTelephone equipment
(Definition of payphone noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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