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phone call

noun [C]
 
 
If you make a phone call, you use the telephone: Will you excuse me, I've got to make a phone call.Communicating by telephone
Translations of “phone call”
in Korean 전화…
in Arabic مُكالَمة هاتِفِيّة…
in Portuguese chamada telefônica, telefonema…
in Catalan trucada, telefonada…
in Japanese 電話…
in Italian telefonata…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打電話,通話…
in Russian телефонный звонок…
in Turkish telefonla arama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打电话…
in Polish telefon, rozmowa telefoniczna…
(Definition of phone call from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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