Meaning of call-out

call-out

Pronunciation: (kôl'out"), [key]
— n.
  1. an act or instance of calling out.
  2. an order to report for emergency or special work, esp. at an unusual time or place.
  3. a letter, number, or other device for identifying or calling attention to a particular part of an illustration.
  4. a challenge to a duel.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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