service call

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Noun1.service call - a trip made by a repairman to visit the location of something in need of serviceservice call - a trip made by a repairman to visit the location of something in need of service
trip - a journey for some purpose (usually including the return); "he took a trip to the shopping center"
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How is it possible for me to lose it at the moment your majesty's service calls for it?
You are the king's servant, and must go wherever that service calls you.
Service Call Response Times State agencies will place service calls through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services service desk.
DUE to a substantial increase in the number of service and MOT bookings taken at the group's Washington-based call centre for the company's Ford, Kia, SEAT and Mazda dealerships across the region, the team has welcomed on board two new service call centre co-ordinators.
She will lead all branch operations for the Eau Claire, St Croix Valley and Minnesota regions, oversee the member service call center as well as consumer deposit services.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-April 26, 2012-mpengo launches service call app(C)1994-2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
The person answering the phone fills out a service call sheet with the date, time of call, customer information, nature of the problem, and name of the person who will handle the complaint.
To every emergency service call, we send a fire engine, which has one paramedic, and a rescue ambulance, which has two paramedics in it,'' said Markss.
At this point the meter has not been installed, and another service call will be required to turn on the gas after the gas piping has been completed.
The question remaining is whether GE will have to make new offers to consumers who took advantage of the original rebate offer and bought new appliances or chose to keep their old dishwasher and pay for a service call out of their own pocket.
Trouble with boilers, absorption machines, central air conditioning systems, and heating plants can detect trouble early or and possibly corrected by the building staff, avoiding a costly service call.