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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 beeper/locator has nine beeper tones and three run modes (silent, five-second or 10-second beep) and is audible for up to 500 yards.
During Boston's Big Dig project, which rerouted much of the traffic through the heart of the city, including a major highway, people lodged more complaints about noise than about any other annoyance factor and far more complaints about backup beepers than any other noise source, says Erich Thalheimer, project's noise control officer and the lead noise engineer at Parsons Brinckerhoff, Boston.
An e-collar with a combination of multilevel stimulation and remotely activated beeper location features can be used to reinforce learned behavior and to control impulsive behavior as well as to find any out-of-sight gun dog on water or in the field.
and its subsidiary Okinawa Tele Message the two remaining beeper service providers.
With our beeper network we're trying to develop value-added services like telemetry," says Chauta, referring to data-transmission technology.
No problem you think, you'll just pop out and get one of those universal beepers.
Systems under development include rapid fax, e-mail and beeper systems.
It uses the Smart Beeper to send notes to pagers when Class Factors degrade.
It involves a beeper system, similar to the one used in tennis, when the ball crossed the line.
I don't think you should be allowed to bring a beeper or cell phone to school.
In Japan, love is in the air thanks to the love beeper or Lovegety, an oval disc that fits in your hand and sends different signals, depending on the setting.
Knotts(16) (a beeper placed in a container), United States v.
News & World Report recently ran a heart-warming piece about the rise of "virtual parents," who, while working late at the office or away on business, correct their children's homework by fax, oversee their dating life by phone, and keep track of their whereabouts by beeper.
Your answering machine, voice mail, E-mail or beeper can serve as surrogates.