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call
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 26
1. A signal, as on a drum, bugle, trumpet, or pipe, to summon soldiers or sailors to duty.
4. A divine vocation or summons.
6. A short visit; as, to make a call on a neighbor; also, the daily coming of a tradesman to solicit orders.
7. A note blown on the horn to encourage the hounds.
8. A whistle or pipe, used by the boatswain and his mate, to summon the sailors to duty.
10. A reference to, or statement of, an object, course, distance, or other matter of description in a survey or grant requiring or calling for a corresponding object, etc., on the land.
11. The privilege to demand the delivery of stock, grain, or any commodity, at a fixed, price, at or within a certain time agreed on.
12. See Assessment, 4.
13. The act of calling; - usually with the voice, but often otherwise, as by signs, the sound of some instrument, or by writing; a summons; an entreaty; an invitation; as, a call for help; the bugle's call.
Part of Speech: verb
2. To make a brief visit; also, to stop at some place designated, as for orders.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To command or request to come or be present; to summon; as, to call a servant.
2. To give name to; to name; to address, or speak of, by a specifed name.
8. To invite or command to meet; to convoke; - often with together; as, the President called Congress together; to appoint and summon; as, to call a meeting of the Board of Aldermen.
9. To utter in a loud or distinct voice; - often with off; as, to call, or call off, the items of an account; to call the roll of a military company.
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