over the phone

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Definition of over the phone

: by calling on the telephone You can order a pizza over the phone.

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“Over the phone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/over%20the%20phone. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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