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caller ID

[kaw-ler] /ˈkɔ lər/
noun
1.
a telephone service that allows a subscriber to identify a caller before answering by displaying the caller's telephone number on a small screen.
Origin of caller ID
1985-1990
First recorded in 1985-90
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