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pager

noun [C] uk   /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 them
Translations of “pager”
in Vietnamese máy nhắn tin…
in Spanish busca…
in Thai วิทยุติดตามตัว…
in Malaysian alat kelui…
in French récepteur d’appel…
in German der Pager…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳呼機, 無線電呼叫器…
in Indonesian penyeranta…
in Russian пейджер…
in Turkish çağrı cihazı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (寻)呼机…
in Polish pager…
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