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teletypewriter

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noun tele·type·writ·er \ˌte-lə-ˈtīp-ˌrī-tər\

Simple Definition of teletypewriter

  • : a machine that prints written messages that have been sent using a telephone system

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of teletypewriter

  1. :  a printing device resembling a typewriter that is used to send and receive telephonic signals

1903

First Known Use of teletypewriter

1903


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