calling card
noun Date: 1846 1. visiting card 2. a sign or evidence that someone or something is or has been present; broadly an identifying mark 3. a card displaying a number that can be used to charge telephone calls to a single account regardless of where the calls are placed

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  • calling card — ˈcalling card noun [countable] TELECOMMUNICATIONS 1. a card with a special number on that allows you to make cheap telephone calls : • Prepaid calling cards can save you money when you re away from home. 2. a card that allows you to make… …   Financial and business terms

  • Calling Card — Album par Rory Gallagher Sortie 24 octobre 1976 Enregistrement Musicland Studios, Munich Durée 45:22 (original) Genre Blues Rock, British Blues …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Calling card — may refer to:* Business card, a small card with business information that is given for convenience and as a memory aid * Calling card (crime), a signature token or characteristic of a crime used by a serial criminal * Tart card, an ad stuck to a… …   Wikipedia

  • calling card — ☆ calling card n. 1. a small card with one s name, and sometimes one s address, on it, used in making visits 2. Informal an identifying mark or characteristic left by someone or something [his calling card was a string of home runs] 3. a form of… …   English World dictionary

  • calling card — calling cards N COUNT A calling card is a small card with personal information about you on it, such as your name and address, which you can give to people when you go to visit them. [mainly AM] Syn: card …   English dictionary

  • calling card — n AmE a small card with a name and often an address printed on it, that people in the past gave to people they visited British Equivalent: visiting card …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • calling card — calling ,card noun count 1. ) evidence that someone or something has been to a place 2. ) AMERICAN a small card that a visitor leaves with their name and address printed on it …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Calling Card — Automat zum Erwerb für Calling Cards Calling Cards (engl. „Anrufkarten“) sind Guthabenkarten für ein Telefongesprächs Kontingent. Man erwirbt mit der Karte ein vorausbezahltes Gesprächsguthaben, das abtelefoniert wird, bis das Guthaben erschöpft… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Calling-Card — Automat zum Erwerb für Calling Cards Calling Cards (engl. „Anrufkarten“) sind Guthabenkarten für ein Telefongesprächs Kontingent. Man erwirbt mit der Karte ein vorausbezahltes Gesprächsguthaben, das abtelefoniert wird, bis das Guthaben erschöpft… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Calling Card — Infobox Album Name = Calling Card Type = studio Artist = Rory Gallagher Released = 1976 Recorded = 1976 Genre = Blues Rock Length = 45:14 (original release) 54:03 (1999 remaster) Label = Chrysalis Records Buddha Records (remaster) Producer =… …   Wikipedia

  • calling card — noun a) A small printed card which identifies the bearer, traditionally presented for introduction when making a social visit to a home or when attending a formal social event or business meeting. If Mrs. Nel …   Wiktionary

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