telephone directory


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telephone directory

n
(Telecommunications) a book listing the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of subscribers in a particular area
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.telephone directory - a directory containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers and their telephone numberstelephone directory - a directory containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers and their telephone numbers
directory - an alphabetical list of names and addresses
white pages - a telephone directory or section of a directory (usually printed on white paper) where the names of people are listed alphabetically along with their telephone numbers
yellow pages - a telephone directory or section of a directory (usually printed on yellow paper) where business products and services are listed alphabetically by field along with classified advertising
Translations
دَليل التِّلفوندَلِيلُ الهَاتِف
telefonní seznam
telefonbog
puhelinluettelo
telefonski imenik
símaskrá
電話帳
전화번호부
telefonski imenik
telefonkatalog
สมุดโทรศัพท์
danh bạ điện thoại

telephone directory

telephone book nguida del telefono, elenco telefonico

telephone

(ˈtelifəun) noun
(often abbreviated to phone) (foun) an instrument for speaking to someone from a distance, using either an electric current which passes along a wire or radio waves. He spoke to me by telephone / on the telephone; (also adjective) a telephone number/operator.
(often abbreviated to phone (foun) ) verb
1. to (try to) speak to (someone) by means of the telephone. I'll telephone you tomorrow.
2. to send (a message) or ask for (something) by means of the telephone. I'll telephone for a taxi.
3. to reach or make contact with (another place) by means of the telephone. Can one telephone England from Australia?
teˈlephonist (-ˈle-) noun
a person who operates a telephone switchboard in a telephone exchange.
telephone booth, telephone box (also ˈcall-box)
a small room or compartment containing a telephone for public use.
telephone directory
a book containing a list of the names, addresses and telephone numbers of all the people with telephones in a particular area. Look them up in the telephone directory.
telephone exchange
a central control through which telephone calls are directed.

telephone directory

دَلِيلُ الهَاتِف telefonní seznam telefonbog Telefonbuch τηλεφωνικός κατάλογος guía telefónica puhelinluettelo annuaire téléphonique telefonski imenik elenco telefonico 電話帳 전화번호부 telefoonboek telefonkatalog książka telefoniczna lista telefónica, lista telefônica телефонная книга telefonkatalog สมุดโทรศัพท์ telefon rehberi danh bạ điện thoại 电话簿
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The telephone directory lay open on one of the pedestals.
On it is a telephone and the telephone directory. The corner beyond, and most of the side wall, is occupied by a grand piano, with the keyboard at the end furthest from the door, and a bench for the player extending the full length of the keyboard.
He further said that compiling Alhamra telephone directory and documenting history of Alhamra are very difficult tasks.
Publication of telephone directory. (1) Every telephone company, licencee, service provider or operator performing its functions and providing any type of telecommunication services under this Act shall publish a telephone directory containing the names, addresses, telephone numbers and any other information as it deems fit and necessary about its service users, subscribers, connection holders for the information of its telephone users, subscribers, customers and for public at large on yearly basis.
Mobile Directory Services is driven by the need to provide and offer Namibians a more affordable, more accessible and user friendly telephone directory.
The annually published telephone directory is also supplemented by Batelco's paperless online directory service.- TradeArabia News Service
Use the number from the telephone directory or recent utility bill, not the one on the card.
Yell.com, a telephone directory website, announced on 3 April the re-launch of its UK website.
"The district also wanted to give its staff and faculty four-digit dialing across locations, an online telephone directory and mobility features."
It might be childish, but most of us laugh when we see a funny name in a telephone directory. www.funnyname.com lists hundreds of hilarious names from the yellow pages for you to browse through.
RASTE a surname listed 5 times in US telephone directories [White Pages] and 4 times in the 1981 Oslo, Norway telephone directory [TD]

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