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toll call

noun
1.
any telephone call involving a higher base rate than that fixed for a local message.
Origin of toll call
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30
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toll call

noun
1.
(Brit, obsolete) a short-distance trunk call
2.
(US) a long-distance telephone call at a rate higher than that for a local call
3.
(NZ) a telephone call beyond a free-dialling area for which a charge is made
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