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English definition of “phone call”

phone call

noun [C] uk   us  
an occasion when you use the phone: Will you excuse me? I've got to make a phone call.Communicating by telephone
(Definition of phone call from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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