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English definition of “call”

call

noun [C] (ANIMAL)    /kɔːl/ US  /kɑːl/
B1 the sound an animal makes or the sound of someone shouting something: The whale has a very distinctive call. She could hear calls for help from inside the burning building. I'll be in the next room, so give me a call if you need any help.Shouting and screaming
(Definition of call noun (ANIMAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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