tele typing

Teletype

[tel-i-tahyp]
1.
Trademark. a brand of teletypewriter.
noun
2.
(lowercase) a network of teletypewriters with their connecting lines, switchboards, etc.
verb (used with object), Teletyped, Teletyping.
3.
(lowercase) to send by Teletype.
verb (used without object), Teletyped, Teletyping.
4.
(lowercase) to operate a Teletype.
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Teletype (ˈtɛlɪˌtaɪp)
 
n
1.  trademark a type of teleprinter
2.  (sometimes not capital) a network of such devices, used for communicating messages, information, etc
 
vb
3.  (sometimes not capital) to transmit (a message) by Teletype

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teletype
1904, trademark for a communications system of typewriters connected electronically, short for teletypewriter (1904), a form of telegraph in which the receiver prints messages like a typewriter, from tele- + typewriter.
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