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call number

noun

Simple Definition of call number

  • : a combination of numbers and letters that is used to show where a book is located in a library

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of call number

  1. :  a combination of characters assigned to a library book to indicate its place on a shelf

1876

First Known Use of call number

1876

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