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noun [countable]     phone call pronunciation in British English
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singularphone call
pluralphone calls
  1. an act of telephoning someone
    make a phone call:

    Excuse me, I have to make a phone call.

    have/get/receive a phone call from someone:

    I’ve just had a phone call from my brother.

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