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pagernoun [C]

uk   /ˈpeɪ.dʒər/ us   /ˈpeɪ.dʒɚ/ UK also bleeper, US also beeper
(Definition of pager from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pagernoun [C]

us   /ˈpeɪ·dʒər/
a small electronic device that you carry or wear that makes a noise or shows a message to tell you that someone is trying to contact you; a beeper
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pagernoun [C]

uk   /ˈpeɪdʒər/ us   UK also bleeper, US also beeper COMMUNICATIONS
a small piece of electronic equipment that you carry or wear, which moves or makes a noise to tell you that someone wants you to phone them: At that time I didn't carry a cellphone but I had a pager for my colleagues to contact me.
(Definition of pager from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pager”
in Spanish busca…
in Vietnamese máy nhắn tin…
in Malaysian alat kelui…
in Thai วิทยุติดตามตัว…
in French récepteur d’appel…
in German der Pager…
in Chinese (Simplified) (寻)呼机…
in Turkish çağrı cihazı…
in Russian пейджер…
in Indonesian penyeranta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳呼機, 無線電呼叫器…
in Polish pager…
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