pager definition

  • noun:
    • See beeper.
    • A device for receiving alpha-numeric messages
    • A computer system working in a text terminal, familiar with see ( not change) the contents of a text file going along the file one line or one display screen at any given time.
    • a tiny electric interaction product which signals when a telephone call has been received at a base place. Each such device receives radio indicators through the base station especially coded for individual to whom its signed up; the signal given by the product into the subscribed individual might be a beeping noise, showing the user should call the bottom section to receive a message; or it might display a telephone number to which the consumer may phone right to return the incoming call, or may display a brief message. These types of products are tiny adequate to carry in the pocket or wallet, or even to cut onto a belt or any other area of the clothing. Also referred to as beeper.
    • an electronic device that generates a series of beeps when the person carrying it is being paged

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