caller


caller
fresh, in proper season, newly caught or gathered, not flabby or stale, said of fish and vegetables (English dialect). Also spelled callour, callar, calour, caloure, calloure, callowr, and callor

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Caller ID — (caller identification, CID), also called calling line identification (CLID) or calling number identification (CNID) or Calling Line Identification Presentation (CLIP), is a telephone service, available in analog and digital phone systems and… …   Wikipedia

  • Caller — may refer to one of the following:*Caller (telecommunications), a party that originates a call *Caller (dancing), a person that calls dance figures in round dances and square dances *Caller to Islam, the Islamic equivalent of a Christian… …   Wikipedia

  • caller ID — ˌcaller IˈD also ˌcaller disˈplay noun [uncountable] TELECOMMUNICATIONS a system that shows you which telephone number is calling you when someone makes a call * * * caller ID UK US noun [U] (UK also caller display) …   Financial and business terms

  • caller ID — UK / US or caller display UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms caller ID : singular caller ID plural caller IDs a system that shows you the telephone number of someone who is calling you before you pick up the phone …   English dictionary

  • Caller — Cal ler, a. [Scot.] 1. Cool; refreshing; fresh; as, a caller day; the caller air. Jamieson. [1913 Webster] 2. Fresh; in good condition; as, caller berrings. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caller — cal‧ler [ˈkɔːlə ǁ ər] noun [countable] the person who makes a phone call: • The caller didn t leave their number. * * * caller UK US /ˈkɔːlər/ noun [C] ► COMMUNICATIONS a person who makes a phone call: »On Wednesday nearly all the phone lines… …   Financial and business terms

  • caller — ● caller nom masculin (anglais caller, de to call, appeler) Dans les square dances, celui qui annonce les figures …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • caller — caller; mis·caller; …   English syllables

  • Caller — Call er, n. One who calls. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caller ID — caller I D noun count or uncount a system that shows you the telephone number of someone who is calling you before you pick up the phone …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • caller — c.1500, one who proclaims, agent noun from CALL (Cf. call) (v.). Meaning one who announces step changes at a dance is recorded from 1882; one who places a telephone call, 1898. Meaning a social visitor is attested from 1786 …   Etymology dictionary


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