Meaning of Teletype

Tel•e•type

Pronunciation: (tel'i-tīp"), [key]
— -typed, -typ•ing.
—n.
  1. (l.c.) a network of teletypewriters with their connecting lines, switchboards, etc.
—v.t.
  1. (l.c.) to send by Teletype.
—v.i.
  1. (l.c.) to operate a Teletype.
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