call up

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call up (plural call ups)

  1. An order to report for military service.

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call up (third-person singular simple present calls up, present participle calling up, simple past and past participle called up)

  1. To retrieve from personal or computer memory.
  2. (idiomatic) To call on the telephone.
  3. To select e.g. to a sports squad.
    • Dean Ashton was called up to the England squad for the first time.

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  • ring up (to call on the telephone)

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