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teleprinter

noun [C] uk   /ˈtel.ɪˌprɪn.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/ (also teletypewriter )
a type of electric printer used in the past for sending and receiving messages down a phone line
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Translations of “teleprinter”
in Vietnamese máy điện báo ghi chữ…
in Spanish teletipo, teleimpresor, teleimpresora…
in Thai โทรพิมพ์…
in Malaysian mesin teletaip…
in French télescripteur…
in German der Fernschreiber…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電傳打字機…
in Indonesian teleprinter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电传打字机…
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