call-out


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call-out

(kôl′out′)
n.
1. An order or telephone call summoning a military unit, the police, or an emergency crew to a specified place.
2.
a. A distinct area of text separated from the main text of a document to emphasize items of noteworthy attention.
b. An item, as in a list, included in such an area or otherwise identified as noteworthy.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.call-out - a challenge to a fight or duel
challenge - a call to engage in a contest or fight
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The trio of call-outs, on one of the hottest days of 2019 to date, has seen the public urged to enjoy the sun in a "safe and responsible manner."
It was one of three call-outs for the Cullercoats RNLI crew in just four hours on Easter Sunday.
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Figures covering July to September this year, show the 22 Squadron, based on Anglesey, helped 104 people during 94 call-outs, an increase from the same period last year, when it rescued 68 people during 111 call-outs.
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The figures you provided were vague and non-specific and depended on what the police define as call-outs Kim Marsh, Julian Close, Walsgrave