Phone box

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A Phone box is a box locatit in public space (teepically, on a pavement), equipped wi a telephone tae mak phone calls. Payment is bi coins or bi creeditcaird or deebitcaird. Its function is tae allou callers tae isolate themselves frae the ambient noise an tae haud a private conversation, while bein sheltered frae bad wather. In mony cases, a phone box can an aa receive incoming calls throu the fixed telephone nummer assigned tae it.