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"caller" in British English

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callernoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɔː.lər/  us   /ˈkɑː.lɚ/
  • caller noun [C] (PHONE)

someone who makes a ​phonecall, ​especially a ​member of the ​public who ​calls a ​radio or ​televisionprogramme while it is being ​broadcast: I'd just like to ​comment on what ​yourprevious caller was saying.
  • caller noun [C] (VISIT)

a ​visitor
(Definition of caller from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"caller" in American English

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callernoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɔ·lər/
a ​person who ​telephones someone ​else
(Definition of caller from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"caller" in Business English

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callernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkɔːlər/
COMMUNICATIONS a ​person who makes a ​phonecall: On Wednesday nearly all the ​phonelines were continuously ​busy, with callers waiting ​approximately 30 ​minutes.
(Definition of caller from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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