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call number

n.
A number used in libraries to classify a book and indicate its location on the shelves.
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call number

n
(Library Science & Bibliography) the number given to a book in a library, indicating its shelf location. Also called: call mark
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call′ num`ber


n.
a number, letter, symbol, or combination of these, indicating the specific location of a work in a library.
[1875–80, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.call number - a mark consisting of characters written on a bookcall number - a mark consisting of characters written on a book; used to indicate shelf location
mark - a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation); "his answer was just a punctuation mark"
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The Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Ottawa invites citizens to communicate with them when needed for any assistance or inquiry through the following means of communication: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Unified Call Number: 920033334 Operations Room at the Embassy: 0016132766880 0016138908161 E-mail: caemb@mofa.gov.sa ctz.caemb@mofa.gov.sa Emergency telephone at the cultural attache: 0016132615585 0016139404943 0016139402991 0016139404580 Social media accounts: Embassy of Canada: (@KSAembassyCA) New Media and Call Center: (@CMMofa) --SPA 00:59 LOCAL TIME 21:59 GMT 0047 www.spa.gov.sa/1794561
It urged them to call number +995595666466 in cases of emergency or by contacting the ministry's call centre at 8004444.
The number of cases of women seeking help from the government-run emergency call number 1366 because of so-called dating violence reached 3,903 in the four months till April, according to the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family.
Call numbers in Symphony were stored in separate call number records unique to that system rather than in holding records.
He said that this legal advice cell was established in 2015 with the capacity of 5,000 calls per annum but every month receiving call number is over 4,000.
(6.) Berlin Airlift: A USAFE Sumary, AFHRA call number 570.04B, 26 Jun 1948-30 Sep 1949, p.
A WATCHDOG has called for tougher action against so-called nuisance call number spoofing, warning that their increasing use was undermining the UK's caller ID system.
The correct position for each book is based on call number on the books.
Summary: A total of 2.3 million telephone calls have been received by the emergency call number 999 at the Operations Room of Dubai Police, of which one million were non-urgent.
The device will directly send information about the vehicle's position, its direction and the time of the accident to the common emergency call number.
I eventually, via their charity shop in Newcastle, was given a central call number somewhere in the South of England.