phone book


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Noun1.phone book - a directory containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers and their telephone numbersphone book - a directory containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers and their telephone numbers
directory - an alphabetical list of names and addresses
white pages - a telephone directory or section of a directory (usually printed on white paper) where the names of people are listed alphabetically along with their telephone numbers
yellow pages - a telephone directory or section of a directory (usually printed on yellow paper) where business products and services are listed alphabetically by field along with classified advertising
Translations
دَليل الهاتِف
telefonní seznam
telefonbog
telefonski imenik

phone book

nguida del telefono, elenco telefonico

phone

(fəun) noun
a telephone. We were talking on the phone.
verb
to telephone (a person, message or place). I'll phone you this evening.
ˈphone book noun
a telephone directory. Look up his number in the phone book.
ˈphone booth noun
= telephone booth.
ˈphone box noun
= telephone box.
ˈphone call noun
a telephone call. I need to make a phone call; You had a (phone) call from Ron.
ˈphonecard noun
a plastic card for making calls from a public telephone box.
phone up
to (try to) speak to (someone) by means of the telephone. I'll phone (him) up and ask about it.
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com/research/9afd69/the_hospital_phone) has announced the addition of the "The Hospital Phone Book, 2009-2010 Edition" directory to their offering.
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A bunch of us were having drinks at the Sky Bar, and I said that people would go see Mel Gibson and Julia Roberts if they were reading the phone book,'' said an executive close to the production.
com/research/8a3f06/hospital_phone_boo) has announced the addition of the "Hospital Phone Book 2008-2009" directory to their offering.