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facsimile machine

n
(Telecommunications) a machine which transmits and receives documents in facsimile transmission. Often shortened to: fax or fax machine
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.facsimile machine - duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radiofacsimile machine - duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio
copier, duplicator - apparatus that makes copies of typed, written or drawn material
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Translations

facsimile machine

nfacsimile m inv, telecopiatrice f
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You mean I can put this piece of paper into this facsimile machine and it will print out somewhere across the country?" (Fax machines were becoming a standard part of business by the 1970s.)
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The TCPA provides that it is unlawful "to use any telephone facsimile machine, computer, or other device to send, to a telephone facsimile machine, an unsolicited advertisement." (13) Given that establishing liability under the act is a relatively straightforward matter--some courts have called the TCPA "essentially a strict liability statute" (14)--a critical issue for purposes of establishing direct liability is determining the sender of the transmission.
Faxed: The Rise and Fall of the Fax Machine is the first history of the facsimile machine which is now obsolete, and provides the lively history of a device that revolutionized workplace efforts.
These are then fed through a special custom-made facsimile machine which was designed by Struzl's grandfather shortly after the Second World War and the text printed onto gold sheets.
Life today would not be nearly as convenient, enjoyable without the mankind-improving platform set up by the R&D Magazine, especially considering a sample of the past winners: the auto teller machine in 1973, facsimile machine in 1975, LCD monitor in 1980, printer in 1986, Kodak Photo CD in 1991, and the high-definition TV in 1998.
While many businesses, including newspapers, prefer e-mail, other businesses--particularly those that deal with secure or legal documents--continue to rely on the solid, reliable facsimile machine.
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Each MSO contains two fully equipped offices, complete with laptop computers, a facsimile machine, a combination television/VCR unit, and cell phone to conduct interviews, obtain and distribute information, and initiate claims for veterans' benefits on behalf of veterans and their families.
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Business travelers appreciate the generous technological amenities--large work desk, high speed Internet access, two IDD/dual lines and dataports, three telephones and a facsimile machine.