collect call

a long-distance telephone call that is to be paid for by the person or station receiving it.

1965–70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
Inmates have access to collect call only telephones daily.
Collect call revenue offsets existing operational costs.
The inmate must make either a collect call or use a specific calling card which
  is available only through the jail commissary.
The debit call will announce that it is a prepaid call rather than a collect
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