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- n. A listing of telephone subscribers in a specific geographical area, together with their telephone numbers and, sometimes, a street address.
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- n. a directory containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers and their telephone numbers
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The Superintendent had already seized a telephone directory and found Loubet’s name.
Furious, she stomped into the nearest newsagent’s, where she borrowed their telephone directory then bought an A-Z.
I found Saul Marcus first in the telephone directory and then in white-bearded person in an airy artist's studio near Chiswick in west London where he created fabric patterns.
In the business listings of the telephone directory was a hotel called Harbor Court. bor Co, bor C.
He reached for the telephone directory and got on to Miss Curley just as she had entered her home in Hammersmith.
About the other Pagets, there are seven in the telephone directory and we've rung them all up, and they're none of them anything to do with your family.