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- enPR: pāʹjər, IPA(key): /peɪdʒə(ɹ)/
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- Rhymes: -eɪdʒə(ɹ)
- Hyphenation: pag‧er
pager (plural pagers)
- A wireless telecommunications device that receives text or voice messages.
- A computer program running in a text terminal, used to view (but not modify) the contents of a text file moving down the file one line or one screen at a time.
- (in combination) Something (a document, book etc.) that has a specified number of pages.
- 2019, Vincent DiGirolamo, Crying the News: A History of America's Newsboys, Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 309–310:
- Sunday papers kept growing in bulk, however. The Boston Globe's standard eight-page Sunday offering swelled to forty pages in 1895, and sixty pages soon after. The New York World issued a record-breaking hundred-pager in 1893 to celebrate its tenth anniversary under Pulitzer's ownership.
pager m (plural pagers)
- pager (device used for sending and receiving electronic messages)