dialling code

noun

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: a number that represents each telephone service area in a country (such as the U.S. or Canada) : area code

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“Dialling code.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dialling%20code. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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