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  • Call and Answer — Infobox Single | Name = Call and Answer Artist = Barenaked Ladies from Album = Stunt Released = 1999 Format = CD Recorded = 1998 Genre = Alternative rock Length = 5:48 (Album) 4:09 (Radio Mix) Label = Reprise Records Producer = Barenaked Ladies,… …   Wikipedia

  • call — I n. appeal summons 1) to issue a call for (the government issued a call to the populace for voluntary contributions) 2) to answer, heed, respond to a call (to answer the call of duty) 3) a clarion call 4) a curtain call (the actor had five… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Call centre — A very large collections call centre in Lakeland, Florida. A call centre or call center is a centralised office used for the purpose of receiving and transmitting a large volume of requests by telephone. A call centre is operated by a company to… …   Wikipedia

  • call — /kɔ:l/ noun 1. a conversation on the telephone ♦ to make a call to dial and speak to someone on the telephone ♦ to take a call to answer the telephone ♦ to log calls to note all details of telephone calls made 2. a demand for repayment of a loan… …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Answer supervision — is a term in telephony, describing a situation whereby the called party indicates to the central office that the call is being answered by the called party. by allowing loop current to flow in the line.OverviewCAS E M Signaling BasicsFor digital… …   Wikipedia

  • answer — n reply, response, rejoinder, retort (see under ANSWER vb 1) Analogous words: defense, vindication, justification (see corresponding verbs at MAINTAIN): refutation, rebuttal (see corresponding verbs at DISPROVE) Contrasted words: question, query …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Call pick-up — is a feature used in a telephone system that allows one to answer someone else’s telephone call. The “call pick up” feature is accessed by pressing a preprogrammed button (usually labelled Pick Up ), or by pressing a special sequence of buttons… …   Wikipedia

  • answer\ the\ call\ of\ nature — • answer the call of nature • obey the call of nature v. phr. slang To go to the bathroom to relieve oneself by urinating or defecating. Ted was hiking in the mountains when suddenly he had to answer the call of nature but since there was no… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Answer — An swer ([a^]n s[ e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Answered} ([a^]n s[ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Answering}.] [OE. andswerien, AS. andswerian, andswarian, to answer, fr. andswaru, n., answer. See {Answer}, n.] 1. To speak in defense against; to reply to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • call — 1 vt 1: to announce or recite loudly call ed the civil trial list 2: to admit (a person) as a barrister was call ed to the bar 3: to demand payment of esp. by formal notice call …   Law dictionary