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call by

phrasal verb with call uk   /kɔːl/  us   /kɑːl/ verb
to ​visitsomewhere for a ​short while on ​your way to ​somewhereelse: I just ​thought I'd ​call by on my way into ​town.
(Definition of call by from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “call by”
in Chinese (Simplified) 顺道拜访…
in Chinese (Traditional) 順道拜訪…
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