from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An electromechanical typewriter that either transmits or receives messages coded in electrical signals carried by telegraph or telephone wires.
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- n. An electromechanical communications device consisting of a typewriter keyboard and printer together with a punched paper tape reader/writer and connection to a modem so that information may be sent and received over a telephone system.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a character printer connected to a telegraph that operates like a typewriter
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