telephone directory


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telephone directory

n
(Telecommunications) a book listing the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of subscribers in a particular area
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.telephone directory - a directory containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers and their telephone numberstelephone directory - 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 التِّلفوندَلِيلُ الهَاتِف
telefonní seznam
telefonbog
puhelinluettelo
telefonski imenik
símaskrá
電話帳
전화번호부
telefonski imenik
telefonkatalog
สมุดโทรศัพท์
danh bạ điện thoại

telephone directory

telephone book nguida del telefono, elenco telefonico

telephone

(ˈtelifəun) noun
(often abbreviated to phone) (foun) an instrument for speaking to someone from a distance, using either an electric current which passes along a wire or radio waves. He spoke to me by telephone / on the telephone; (also adjective) a telephone number/operator.
(often abbreviated to phone (foun) ) verb
1. to (try to) speak to (someone) by means of the telephone. I'll telephone you tomorrow.
2. to send (a message) or ask for (something) by means of the telephone. I'll telephone for a taxi.
3. to reach or make contact with (another place) by means of the telephone. Can one telephone England from Australia?
teˈlephonist (-ˈle-) noun
a person who operates a telephone switchboard in a telephone exchange.
telephone booth, telephone box (also ˈcall-box)
a small room or compartment containing a telephone for public use.
telephone directory
a book containing a list of the names, addresses and telephone numbers of all the people with telephones in a particular area. Look them up in the telephone directory.
telephone exchange
a central control through which telephone calls are directed.

telephone directory

دَلِيلُ الهَاتِف telefonní seznam telefonbog Telefonbuch τηλεφωνικός κατάλογος guía telefónica puhelinluettelo annuaire téléphonique telefonski imenik elenco telefonico 電話帳 전화번호부 telefoonboek telefonkatalog książka telefoniczna lista telefónica, lista telefônica телефонная книга telefonkatalog สมุดโทรศัพท์ telefon rehberi danh bạ điện thoại 电话簿
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of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has agreed to sell its telephone directory publishing business to the Yell Group for about $600 million.
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The 2001 NYC Apartment Management Checklist features valuable extras updated for 2001 -- the NYC building management calendar, with all the key dates and deadlines needed to run an apartment building, the building manager's telephone directory, listing the names of current officials and phone numbers at key city, state, and federal agencies, the DHCR directory, including contact names, addresses, and phone numbers at both the DHCR and borough and district rent offices, and more than 40 pages of actual forms that owners need to file to comply with the laws discussed.

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