American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. The process by which text messages are transmitted.
- n. The service provided by a telecommunications company for transmitting text messages.
“Eric M. Ray spoke with the girl through text messaging and Facebook for 15 months before he went to Springville, Utah, to meet her in March, according to the Desert News, which cites a police affidavit as the source of the information.”
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