Meaning of “pager” in the English Dictionary

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"pager" in British English

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(Definition of “pager” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pager" in American English

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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)