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a button on a telephone that enables someone to interrupt an incoming call temporarily in order to answer another call.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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when leaving the line so that the caller does not accidentally hear conversations being held nearby.
Meter self calibrates before use and a
freezes the displayed illuminance value.
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