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beeper

A portable electronic device that receives messages and beeps as a means of notification; a pager. My dad's a doctor, so his beeper goes off at all hours of the day and night.

beeper

n. a portable electronic pager (signal). I have somebody call me during a meeting so my beeper will go off and get me out of it.
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The detectives were not required to remain at the police station, but they could not leave home unless they provided a forwarding number or owned a beeper. They testified that those who did not own beepers could not participate in outdoor activities, such as hunting or fishing; that none of them could leave town or go on vacation; that they could not go on family outings without taking two cars because of the possibility of being called to duty; and that they could not drink alcohol during the entire time period.
Skylink Technologies produces just such a beeper. It found itself on the wrong end of a lawsuit brought by Chamberlain Inc, the manufacturers of powered garage doors.
There are three wearable models in the Sprixx line: Sprixxer XE, which looks like a beeper, comes in five colors, and uses an economical replacement cartridge; Sprixx HP.
Esquivel used to carry a beeper, but he says he didn't receive many of his messages.
And Motorola oughta sign the Backstreet Boys for endorsements-teens wearing BSB clothing are four times more likely to own a beeper than kids wearing Dr.
FIFA are studying plans to install a beeper system on goal lines that would help referees decide when the ball has crossed the line.
What do you get if you cross a beeper with The Dating Game?
"I don't think you should be allowed to bring a beeper or cell phone to school.
It says "Hello" and has a few more words in its vocabulary, but its claim to fame is that it can make a beeper sound.
Slightly bigger than a beeper, the manifold mates five separate air passages - an air-supply plenum and four distribution circuits - on one side with four solenoid valves on the opposite side.
T&B 2500 (Train & Beep) Series Described as the ultimate e-collar for the upland gamebird hunter, the new Dogtra Train & Beep features a beeper horn that is built into the receiver for a less bulky look.
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I mostly hunt pheasants, and they're already spooky enough without a beeper giving them something else to get nervous about.
For any hunter who uses a beeper to locate a dog in dense habitat, Henry Lovett has designed and hand-made beeper collars in several models for nearly 20 years.
I have a beeper collar that I think is great, but getting my young setter used to hearing it is another story.