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dialling tone

noun [C]
 
 
UK ( US dial tone)
COMMUNICATIONS the sound that you hear on a phone when you pick it up, before calling a number: She lifted the receiver and heard the dialling tone. →  Compare ringtone
Translations of “dialling tone”
in Chinese (Traditional) (電話)撥號音…
in Chinese (Simplified) (电话)拨号音…
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