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text messagenoun [C]

uk   /ˈtekst ˌmes.ɪdʒ/  us   /ˈtekst ˌmes.ɪdʒ/ (also text)
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"text message" in American English

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text messagenoun [C]

 us   /ˈtekst ˌmes·ədʒ/
a short message you send to someone's cellular phone by pushing buttons for letters on your phone: Customers can also get text messages alerting them of traffic tie-ups.
text messaging
noun [U]
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text messagenoun [C]

uk   us   (also text) COMMUNICATIONS
a short written message that you send or receive using a mobile phone: get/send/receive a text message On the train I sent various text messages to colleagues. Sign up to get text message alerts sent to your mobile phone.

text messageverb [I or T]

(also text-message) uk   us   (also text) COMMUNICATIONS
to send someone a text message: The study shows that teenagers text-message each other rather than making calls. Drivers are not allowed to use their phones to text message while driving.
(Definition of text message from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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