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"phone card" in British English

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phone cardnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfəʊn.kɑːd/  us   /ˈfoʊn.kɑːrd/
UK a ​smallcard that is used to ​pay for ​calls from a ​publicphone US a calling card
(Definition of phone card from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"phone card" in American English

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phone cardnoun [C]

 us   /ˈfoʊn ˌkɑrd/
a card that you ​buy and use to ​pay for ​telephonecalls from a ​public and sometimes from a ​privatetelephone
(Definition of phone card from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"phone card" in Business English

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phone cardnoun [C]

(also phonecard) uk   us   COMMUNICATIONS
a ​smallcard that you ​buy, with the ​number of a ​specialphoneservice to make ​calls at ​reducedprices: International ​calls are much ​cheaper with ​phonecards than ​diallingdirect.
a ​smallcard that you ​buy, that you can use to ​pay for a ​phonecall from a ​publicphone
(Definition of phone card from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “phone card”
in Chinese (Simplified) (在公用电话上使用的)电话卡…
in Turkish telefon kartı…
in Russian телефонная карточка…
in Chinese (Traditional) (在公用電話上使用的)電話卡…
in Polish karta telefoniczna…
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