numeric pager

numeric pager

[nü′mer·ik ′pā·jər]
(communications)
A receiver in a radio paging system that contains a liquid-crystal display which can show numeric messages, most commonly a telephone number.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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