teleprinter


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tel·e·print·er

 (tĕl′ə-prĭn′tər)
n.
A teletypewriter.

teleprinter

(ˈtɛlɪˌprɪntə)
n
1. (Telecommunications) a telegraph apparatus consisting of a keyboard transmitter, which converts a typed message into coded pulses for transmission along a wire or cable, and a printing receiver, which converts incoming signals and prints out the message. US name: teletypewriter See also telex, radioteletype
2. (Telecommunications) a network of such devices, formerly used for communicating information, etc
3. (Computer Science) a similar device used for direct input/output of data into a computer at a distant location

tel•e•print•er

(ˈtɛl əˌprɪn tər)

n.
a teletypewriter.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.teleprinter - a character printer connected to a telegraph that operates like a typewriterteleprinter - a character printer connected to a telegraph that operates like a typewriter
character printer, character-at-a-time printer, serial printer - a printer that prints a single character at a time
Translations
طابِعَه عَن بُعْد
dálnopis
fjernskriver
telex
fjarriti
teletaipas
teletaips
ďalekopis

teleprinter

[ˈtelɪˌprɪntəʳ] Nteletipo m

teleprinter

[ˈtɛliprɪntər] ntéléscripteur m

teleprinter

teleprinter

[ˈtɛlɪˌprɪntəʳ] ntelescrivente f

teleprinter

(ˈteliprintə) noun
telegraph system or instrument by which messages are sent out at one place, and received and printed at another.
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There are even earlier artistic uses of the teleprinter to be found, such as French lettrist Isidore Isou's "telescripteur" from the early 1960s (Bandini, 2003).
There were once 200 Lorenz teleprinters and cipher coding machines, but almost all of them have been destroyed, the Telegraph said.
John Wetter, volunteer at the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park, added: "My colleague was scanning eBay and he saw a photograph of what seemed to be the teleprinter.
They found the teleprinter in its original case on the floor of a shed "with rubbish all over it".
The next election, in 1989, after covering Rajiv's election rally in Solapur on April 14, after he flew to Mhau to commemorate Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, I trotted off to the nearest post office, again looking for another teleprinter machine and operator.
Its use continued into the late 1980s to early 1990s, when computer software was developed to emulate the teleprinter.
I rang Sky Sports to check that their results teleprinter wasn't on the blink.
At that precise moment, an ancient teleprinter in one corner of the room began to rattle, and paper started to scroll through it.
In November, 1970, as last man on the office 'dog watch', I was leaving the newsroom when the teleprinter operator (those were the good old days) stuck his head through the hatch connecting the wire room and shouted: "Says here the Pope has been attacked in the Philippines
Telecommunications now also includes the use of electrical devices such as the telegraph, telephone and teleprinter, as well as the use of radio and microwave communications, as well as fiber optics and their associated electronics, plus the use of the orbiting satellites and the Internet.
When the Germans started using an even more complex machine to encipher high-grade teleprinter messages between Hitler and the various war fronts, Bletchley Park cracked it by working with the Post Office to make the world's first programmable digital computer, called Colossus.