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Related to trunk call: trunk line
(Telecommunications) chiefly Brit a long-distance telephone call
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|Noun||1.||trunk call - a telephone call made outside the local calling area; "I talked to her by long distance"|
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"
toll call - a long-distance telephone call at charges above a local rate