- an electronic device that sends an alarm signal, usually to a distant monitoring centre
- (as modifier)a call-alarm system
What Does ⏰ Alarm Clock Emoji Mean?The alarm clock emoji depicts an old fashioned alarm clock, sitting on two short legs with two clangers (yup, that's a technical term) perched on top.
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- call a halt,
- call a spade a spade,
- call back,
- call box,
- call centre,
- call down,
- call for
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