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direct diallingnoun [U]

UK US direct dialing uk   us   COMMUNICATIONS
the ability to make a phone call without it having to be connected through a switchboard: The new system incorporates direct dialling, which will make it easier for callers to connect directly with the contact of their choice.
direct-dial
adjective
Mobile phones and direct-dial numbers have made the sales business easier today.
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