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telex

noun
 
 
/ˈteleks/ COMMUNICATIONS
[U] a system for writing messages on a special machine and sending them by phone to another machine of the same kind. This system has now been replaced by fax and email: The money was despatched by telex.
[C] a message sent by telex
telex verb [I or T]
Translations of “telex”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電傳, 電傳打字機, 電傳電報…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电传, 电传打字机, 电传电报…
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