payphone

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payphone

(ˈpeɪˌfəʊn)
n
(Telecommunications) a public telephone operated by coins or a phonecard
Translations
telefonní automat
mønttelefon
GroschengrabMünzfernsprecher
kolikkopuhelin
javna govornica
公衆電話
공중전화
telefonkiosk
ตู้โทรศัพท์สาธารณะที่ต้องหยอดเหรียญ
máy điện thoại trả tiền

payphone

[ˈpeɪˌfəʊn] pay station (Am) ncabina telefonica

payphone

هَاتِفٌ عُمُومِيّ telefonní automat mønttelefon Münzfernsprecher τηλέφωνο με κερματοδέκτη teléfono público kolikkopuhelin cabine à pièces javna govornica telefono a pagamento 公衆電話 공중전화 telefooncel telefonkiosk płatny telefon telefone público таксофон telefonkiosk ตู้โทรศัพท์สาธารณะที่ต้องหยอดเหรียญ ankesörlü telefon máy điện thoại trả tiền 付费电话
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