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English definition of “pager”

pager

noun [C]     /ˈpeɪ.dʒər/ US  /-dʒɚ/ (UK also bleeper, US also beeper)
a small device that you carry or wear, which moves or makes a noise to tell you that someone wants you to phone themFaxes, pagers, and text messages
(Definition of pager noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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