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Explanation: "Sayonara"is the word to use when one leaves and is a rather formal way to say good-bye.
When a telephone operator says "good-bye" to a customer because of bad connection or something, they say "Osore irimasuga mouichido okakenaoshi kudasai," the translation of which is "Sorry, please call again." in this kind of situation, we don't say "sayonara."
When you want to say good-bye to someone olderthan yourself or superior to yourself on the phone upon hanging up, the word for good-bye would be "shitsurei shimasu."
Just for clarification, "Bai-bai" is bye. "jya- ne" is something close to "bye". "Matane" is closer to "see you later" although it is an informal way to say it.
mimichan Local time: 21:48 Native speaker of: Japanese PRO pts in pair: 16