800 number

“800” number

any toll-free telephone number, usually with a 3-digit code of 800, established, as by a business, so that people from widespread areas can call for merchandise, information, or services.
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Main Entry:  800 number
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a toll-free telephone number for long-distance calls, with a prefix of 800
Example:  Most customer service departments have an 800 number.
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