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noun [countable] business British English pronunciation: robocall /ˈrəʊbəʊˌkoːl/ 
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  1. an automatic telephone call that plays a recorded message. In the UK the call is often an attempt to sell something, while in the US the calls are often made by political parties.

    We are tracking robocalls at this online database.

    Robocall software can be used for any type of automated phone calls.

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 British English pronunciation: robocall  verb [intransitive/transitive]
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present tense
present participlerobocalling
past tenserobocalled
past participlerobocalled

Since they robocall us, why can't we robocall them?


the condition of continually consuming large amounts of information, especially when this has a negative effect on a person's well-being and ability to concentrate

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