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callback

[kawl-bak] /ˈkɔlˌbæk/
noun
1.
an act of calling back.
2.
a summoning of workers back to work after a layoff.
3.
a summoning of an employee back to work after working hours, as for emergency business.
4.
a request to a performer who has auditioned for a role, booking, or the like to return for another audition.
5.
recall (def 12).
6.
a return telephone call.
adjective
7.
of or pertaining to such a call:
Please leave a callback number.
Also, call-back.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; noun use of verb phrase call back
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