Meaning of “phone number” in the English Dictionary

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"phone number" in American English

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phone numbernoun [ C ]

us /ˈfoʊn ˌnʌm·bər/

a series of numbers which you use to call a particular telephone

(Definition of “phone number” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"phone number" in Business English

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phone numbernoun [ C ]

uk us

COMMUNICATIONS a number that can be used to contact a particular person, company, or organization by phone:

What's your phone number?
I sent a text round to all my contacts with my new phone number.

(Definition of “phone number” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)