collect call


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Noun1.collect call - a telephone call that the receiving party is asked to pay for
call, phone call, telephone call - a telephone connection; "she reported several anonymous calls"; "he placed a phone call to London"; "he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call"
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imputation à l'arrivée

collect call

n (US) → R-Gespräch nt
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When party B picks up the call, he is notified through IVR of the collect call request and is given the option to accept or reject it.
Abu Dhabi Etisalat yesterday said its customers in the UAE can now enjoy the telecom provider's newly-introduced Collect Call service, "designed to make it easier for customers to connect with friends and family" with calls charged to the receiver.
Etisalat Collect Call allows users to call only mobile phones within the Etisalat network across the country.
New Hala Collect Call Service Means Customers Are Never Out of Reach Innovative New Offering Enables People to Stay in Touch even when they run Out of Credit Qtel today launched an innovative new service for Hala customers, which enables people to make Collect Calls to other mobile customers.
Someone could have called a couple of times with coins, run out of money and made the collect call, he said.
Judging by Katie Arsberry's phone bill, you'd think she was getting collect calls from Australia.
Telenity and its local partner CIS Nigeria will provide Zain Nigeria a mobile collect call system that supports 20 million subscribers.
Additionally, WMRS is helping power 3Cinteractive's Text Collect platform, which enables collect calls to mobile phones.
A long distance collect call from an inmate has a surcharge ranging from $1.
Unlike landlines, mobile phone numbers are typically blocked when collect call requests are made to them because most operators have no automated billing mechanism to charge the recipient.
This ingenious scam, which even overrides cell phones' inability to receive collect calls, may go on for several days before you become aware it has occurred.