Definition of Toll call

1. Noun. A long-distance telephone call at charges above a local rate.




Definition of Toll call

1. Noun. a telephone call with a higher charge than that for a normal local call ¹

2. Noun. a long distance call ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Toll Call

tolidine
tolidines
tolidins
toling
tolings
tolkusha
toll
toll-bar
toll-collector
toll-free
toll-like receptor
toll agent
toll barrier
toll booth
toll bridge
toll call (current term)
toll calls
toll collector
toll line
toll lines
toll plaza
toll plazas
toll road
toll roads
toll taker
tollable
tollage
tollages
tollbar
tollbars

Literary usage of Toll call

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1911)
"2--Relative amount of operating labor required to handle a toll call by ... Considering first the efficiency of labor involved in handling a toll call, Fig. ..."

2. Public Utilities Reports by Henry Clifford Spurr, Ellsworth Nichols, Public Utilities Reports, inc (1918)
"Each originating toll call is charged with two line and instrument uses, and each inward toll call is charged with one use. The coefficients used here for ..."

3. Office Practice by Mary Florence Cahill, Agnes Clementine Ruggeri (1917)
"The Two-number toll call is your National Trust Company call. Here you asked for a number ... The Particular-person toll call is your Mr. Jones call. ..."

4. Supplemental Digest of Decisions Under the Interstate Commerce Act by Herbert Confield Lust (1917)
"A local service rate of 5c applied from Flushing to Manhattan; but this was charged if the call was answered by anyone, while the 15c toll call rate was ..."

5. Commission Leaflets by Legal dept, American Telephone and Telegraph Company (1918)
"K. of the subscriber to any toll call put in over said subscriber's 'phone by ... K. to such toll call and in case of later controversy her immediate ..."

6. Transactions (1911)
"2—Relative amount of operating labor required to handle a toll call by ... Considering first the efficiency of labor involved in handling a toll call, Fig. ..."

7. Problems in Office Practice and Business Style by Harold Strumpf (1922)
"8 Explain (a) two-number toll call, (b) particular person toll call. ... The charge is lower than for (b) a Particular Person toll call. ..."

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