Meaning of direct-dial in English:

direct-dial

Pronunciation /ˌdʌɪrɛktˈdʌɪəl/ /dɪˌrɛktˈdʌɪəl/

adjective

  • Allowing a phone call to be made without connection by an operator.

    ‘all rooms have direct-dial telephones’
    • ‘a direct-dial number for queries’