call divert

call divert UK US noun [uncountable]
a feature of a telephone system that automatically switches calls from one number to another
Thesaurus: telephone services and companieshyponym

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • call divert — UK / US noun [uncountable] a feature of a telephone system that automatically switches calls from one number to another …   English dictionary

  • call divert — noun a telephone facility in which calls are automatically switched from one number to another …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • divert — di‧vert [daɪˈvɜːt, d ǁ ɜːrt] verb [transitive] COMMERCE to spend money or make an effort in a new area of business or a new product: divert something into • The company should divert more resources into research. * * * divert UK US /daɪˈvɜːt/… …   Financial and business terms

  • Call — (k[add]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Called} (k[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Calling}] [OE. callen, AS. ceallian; akin to Icel. & Sw. kalla, Dan. kalde, D. kallen to talk, prate, OHG. kall[=o]n to call; cf. Gr. ghry ein to speak, sing, Skr. gar to praise …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • call — [kôl] vt. [ME callen < Late OE ceallian & or < ON kalla < IE base * gal , to scream, shriek > Brythonic galw, call, Ger klage & (?) MIr gall, swan] 1. to say or read in a loud tone; shout; announce [to call the names of stations] 2.… …   English World dictionary

  • call away — To divert the mind • • • Main Entry: ↑call * * * ˌcall ˈaway [transitive] usually passive [present tense I/you/we/they call away he/she/it …   Useful english dictionary

  • divert — [[t]daɪvɜ͟ː(r)t, AM dɪ [/t]] diverts, diverting, diverted 1) V ERG To divert vehicles or travellers means to make them follow a different route or go to a different destination than they originally intended. You can also say that someone or… …   English dictionary

  • call — v. & n. v. 1 intr. a (often foll. by out) cry, shout; speak loudly. b (of a bird or animal) emit its characteristic note or cry. 2 tr. communicate or converse with by telephone or radio. 3 tr. a bring to one s presence by calling; summon (will… …   Useful english dictionary

  • divert — Synonyms and related words: absorb, abstract, abuse, alter, amuse, avert, befoul, beguile, bend, bias, blunt, call away, change, change course, chill, convert, convulse, cool, crook, curve, damp, dampen, debase, defalcate, defile, deflect,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • call off — transitive verb Date: 1633 1. to draw away ; divert < her attention was called off by a new arrival > 2. cancel < call the trip off > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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