caller
Anyone who connects with a BBS. It is usually used in a phrase such as "You are caller ь4328."

Dictionary of telecommunications. . 2000.

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  • 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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