radio-paging system

radio-paging system

[′rād·ē·ō ¦pāj·iŋ ‚sis·təm]
(communications)
A system consisting of personal paging receivers, radio transmitters, and an encoding device, designed to alert an individual, or group of individuals, and deliver a short message.
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The EMS system interfaces with an IBM computer in Long Beach that will transmit event results, a Motorola computer that operates a radio-paging system, a Wester Union International telex system, an IBM System 38 computer ferrying Olympic committee registration data and an Olympic security network.