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call·er ID

 (kô′lər)
n.
A telephone service that provides for subscribers the name and telephone number of a caller, which appear on a display as the call is being received.

caller ID


n.
a telephone service that allows a subscriber to identify a caller before answering by displaying the caller's telephone number on a small screen.
[1985–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.caller ID - a small display that will show you the telephone number of the party calling youcaller ID - a small display that will show you the telephone number of the party calling you
video display, display - an electronic device that represents information in visual form
Translations
présentation de la ligne appelante
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Recently, Privus Mobile customers showed their gratitude toward the company's caller ID service for smartphones.
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based company, which is making a move from manufacturer of stand-alone units to full-line supplier of telecommunications products with Caller ID capability, plans to solidify its position in the market with several new introductions.
For a limited time, Android owners can receive three months of Privus Mobile's Caller ID and Reverse Call Lookup for $6.
The high court's rejection of the state's appeal paves the way for America's most populous state to introduce Caller ID on June 1.
The Federal Communications Commission this month put into effect a ruling requiring long-distance telephone carriers to transmit Caller ID information over their nationwide networks so that the service will work on long distance as well as local phone calls.
DALLAS -- Privus Mobile, America's most popular Mobile Caller ID provider, brings its innovative real-time Caller ID service to current Nokia smartphones as well as several devices from Samsung, Panasonic, Lenova and LG using the Symbian S60 operating system.
Pacific Bell and GTE said Monday that more than 70 percent of their California customers surveyed were aware that their phone numbers would be revealed when calling phones equipped with Caller ID.
The Caller ID units are scheduled to reach retail shelves in August.