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fax

noun \ˈfaks\

: a system for sending and receiving printed materials (such as documents and drawings) and photographs using telephone lines

: a machine used in this system

: something (such as a document or a photograph) that is sent or received by fax

Full Definition of FAX

1
:  facsimile 2
2
:  a device used to send or receive facsimile communications
3
:  a facsimile communication
fax verb

Examples of FAX

  1. She sent me a copy of her report by fax.
  2. She sent me a fax of her report.

Origin of FAX

by shortening & alteration
First Known Use: 1948

Rhymes with FAX

FAX Defined for Kids

1fax

noun \ˈfaks\

Definition of FAX for Kids

1
:  facsimile 2
2
:  a machine used to send or receive material by facsimile
3
:  something sent or received by facsimile

2fax

verb
faxedfax·ing

Definition of FAX for Kids

:  to send material by facsimile

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