call by (a name)

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call by (a name)

To refer to one using a specific name. My daughter Margaret has now decided that she wants to be called by the name Calliope. Back home, I'm called by Jethro, so feel free to call me that.
See also: by, call
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Per Call Blocking(a), which prevents the display of both a caller's name and number for a single call by dialing *67 (or 1167 on a rotary telephone) before placing the call, is provided automatically at no charge to all customers in areas where PhoneSmart features are available.
The load generator LNX holds the call up for a total of 14 seconds from the point of seize, and then releases the call by initiating on hook signaling to the benchmark LNX.