Definitions for "Collect Call"
The Teligent Collect Call service provides customers with the opportunity to make phone calls when they have no credit remaining on their account. Collect calls have existed in fixed networks for several years and can now be supplied as an integrated part of the Mobile Prepaid solution (termed ‘3GSM Collect Call') or other prepaid solutions.
a telephone call that the receiving party is asked to pay for
an operator-assisted call in which the charges are billed to the person who answers