yellow-pages

yellow pages

noun (often initial capital letters)
a classified telephone directory or section of a directory, listing subscribers by the type of business or service they offer, usually printed on yellow paper.
Compare white pages.


Origin:
1950–55

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Yellow Pages
 
pl n
trademark a classified telephone directory, often printed on yellow paper, that lists subscribers by the business or service provided

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