yellow pages
noun plural Usage: often capitalized Y&P Date: 1952 1. the section of a telephone book that lists business and professional firms alphabetically by category and that includes classified advertising; also a listing of products or services that is independently published 2. a directory resembling yellow pages

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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