dialling code

noun

Definition of dialling code

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

Word by Word Definitions

dial play dialling
  1. : the face of a sundial

  2. : timepiece

  3. : the graduated face of a timepiece

  1. : to measure with a dial

  2. : to manipulate a device (such as a dial) so as to operate, regulate, or select

  3. : call

code play
  1. : a systematic statement of a body of law

  2. : a system of principles or rules

  3. : a system of signals or symbols for communication

  1. : to put in or into the form or symbols of a code

  2. : to specify the genetic code

  3. : to create or edit computer code


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