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Public telephones

box

noun

a phone booth

call box

noun

a telephone at the side of a road that you can use for calling for help

call box

noun

a phone booth

pay phone

noun

a telephone in a public place that you pay to use

phone booth

noun

a small enclosed or partly enclosed structure with a telephone inside that you pay to use

phone box

noun

a phone booth

telephone booth

noun

a phone booth

telephone box

noun

a phone booth

telephone kiosk

noun

a phone booth

free-from

used to describe foods which don't contain ingredients such as wheat, dairy products etc …

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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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