white pages
noun plural Date: 1952 the section of a telephone directory that lists individuals and businesses alphabetically

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  • White Pages — n the White Pages the white part of a telephone ↑directory in the US with the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of people with telephones →↑Yellow Pages …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • White Pages — ˌWhite ˈPages noun [plural] in the US, the part of the telephone book containing the names, addresses, and phone numbers of people in a particular area compare Yellow Pages …   Financial and business terms

  • White pages — can represent:* a telephone directory, primarily listing the details of residential customers. * a directory of people on the Internet. The InterNIC white pages can be accessed using the whois command on many Unix systems …   Wikipedia

  • White Pages —   [dt. »weiße Seiten«], ein Dienst in einem Netzwerk, mit dem Teilnehmer gesucht werden können. Im Internet gibt es verschiedene Anbieter, die eine Suche nach registrierten E Mail Adressen ermöglichen.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • white pages — noun 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 • Hypernyms: ↑phonebook, ↑phone book, ↑telephone book, ↑telephone… …   Useful english dictionary

  • White\ Pages — Ursprünglich die Bezeichnung für den Inhaltsteil der amerikanischen Telefonbücher. Im Internet vorwiegend in den USA existieren White Pages als Verzeichnis von Internet Teilnehmern, die eine Domain oder eine Emailadresse besitzen. Ähnlich wie… …   Online-Wörterbuch Deutsch-Lexikon

  • White Pages — noun the White Pages the white part of a telephone directory in the US with the names, addresses, and phone numbers of people with telephones compare Yellow Pages …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • White Pages — Der Begriff White Pages bezeichnet im englischen Sprachraum ein Telefonbuch einen Teilbereich des UDDI Registrierungsverzeichnis, siehe dort siehe auch: Yellow Pages, Rainbow Books Diese …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • white pages — the white pages of a telephone directory, or sometimes a separate volume, in which subscribers are listed alphabetically. Cf. yellow pages. * * * …   Universalium

  • White Pages — N PLURAL White Pages is used to refer to the section of a telephone directory which lists names and telephone numbers in alphabetical order. Compare Yellow Pages. [AM] …   English dictionary

  • white pages — tgp bus white′ pag es n. pl. a telephone directory or section of a directory listing subscribers alphabetically, usu. printed on white paper. Compare yellow pages • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

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