tele·​tape | \ ˈtelə+ˌ- \

Definition of teletape

: a tape perforated in accordance with the telegraph code by a special typewriter and run through a telegraph code by a special typewriter and run through a telegraph transmitter to obtain a higher speed of transmission

History and Etymology for teletape

tel- entry 1 + tape

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“Teletape.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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