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Definition of the noun teleprinter

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noun - plural: teleprinters

  1. a character printer connected to a telegraph that operates like a typewriter

Alternative definition of the noun teleprinter

noun

  1. [dated] A combined electromechanical typewriter and printer, often with an integrated paper tape reader/printer, connected to others or to a computer via the telephone system.

Explanation

Teleprinter: A teleprinter is an electromechanical typewriter that can be used to send and receive typed messages from point to point and point to multipoint over various types of communications channels. They were adapted to provide a user interface to early mainframe computers and minicomputers, sending typed data to the computer and printing the response. Some models could also be used to create punched tape for data storage and to read back such tape for local printing or transmission.

  • also known as 電傳打字機

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Google previewComplete Guide for SSC

by Sanjeev Joon

Teleprinter is an instrument which automatically prints messages sent from one place to another, on telegraph lines. Telescope is an apparatus used for observing distant objects. Theodolite is an instrument for measuring horizontal and ...

Google previewPrinciples and Practices of Management and Business Communication

by Anupam Karmakar

Teleprinter or Telex A teleprinter is an electro mechanical communicating machine by which one can send messages from one place to a distant place through telegraphic wire by using electric circuits. It performs both sending and ...

Google previewHomesteading Space (2008)

The Skylab Story by David Hitt, Owen K. Garriott, Joe Kerwin

The teleprinter is a device about which you can have mixed feelings—it would be hell to get the information any other way so it must be cared for as an expenditure of effort. But at the same time every time you hear it printing you know it's more ...

Google previewSSC Graduate Level Combined Preliminary Examination

by V.V.K. Subburaj

Electronic Teleprinter is the quickest means of communication in printed form. a) Incoming messages are typed automatically at the receiving end. b) The outgoing messages are sent through telephone. c) In big cities telegram, connected with ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (1980)

Volume 30 - Taiwan: Library Services and Development in the Republic of China to Toronto: University of Toronto Faculty of Library Science by Allen Kent, Harold Lancour, Jay E. Daily

During the same time period, teleprinter machines were in general use for communication purposes. The basic teleprinter mechanisms had been invented before 1850 and were quite reliable by the 1950s. It was a natural step to connect ...

Google previewWorld War II at Sea: An Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia by Spencer C. Tucker

The Finns cracked many Soviet codes, and the Swedish mathematician Arne Beurling broke into the German naval teleprinter Siemens T-52 cipher machine. German teleprinter lines running through Swedish territory were tapped there.

Google previewThe Froehlich/Kent Encyclopedia of Telecommunications (1992)

Volume 5 - Crystal and Ceramic Filters to Digital-Loop Carrier by Fritz E. Froehlich, Allen Kent

Another term, baud (after Maurice Baudot, who developed an early code for the teleprinter), is the unit of signaling speed for data transmission. While the bit rate is a measure of the rate of information flow, the baud rate is the measure of the ...

Google previewSpies, Wiretaps, and Secret Operations: An Encyclopedia of American Espionage [2 volumes] (2010)

An Encyclopedia of American Espionage by Glenn Peter Hastedt

used by Nazi teleprinter traffic passing ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of 20th-Century Technology (2005)

by Colin Hempstead, William Worthington

The system also was equipped with an early teleprinter that was composed of a roll of paper that automatically printed incoming messages. Teletype technology steadily improved, and by 1914, the Associated Press used teletype systems to ...

Google previewThe Computer and Information Science and Technology Abbreviations and Acronyms Dictionary (1994)

by David W. South

Voice plus Teleprinter Unit V/V Volume/Volume V&V Verification and Validation VA Volt-Ampere; Value Analysis; Virtual Address VAA Voice Access Arrangement VAB Voice Answer-Back VAC Value-Added Carrier; Volts Alternating Current; ...

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