[faks] /fæks/ Telecommunications.
verb (used with object)
to transmit a of (printed matter, photographs, or the like) electronically:
Fax the information to all our branch offices.
Also fax machine short for facsimile machine
short for facsimile transmission
a message or document sent by fax
(transitive) to send (a message, document, etc) by fax
1948, short for facsimile (telegraphy). The verb attested by 1970. Related: Faxed; faxing.
- Fa xian
/ˈfɑː ˈʃjɑːn/ noun 1. original name Sehi. 5th century ad, Chinese Buddhist monk: his pilgrimage to India (399–414) began relations between China and India
[fawld] /fɔld/ noun, Armor. 1. a piece below the breastplate, composed of lames and corresponding to the culet in back.
[pf; spelling pronunciation faw] /pf; spelling pronunciation fɔ/ interjection 1. (used to express contempt or disgust.) /fɔː/ interjection 1. an exclamation of disgust, scorn, etc
[fey] /feɪ/ noun 1. a fairy. [fey] /feɪ/ noun, Obsolete. 1. . [fey] /feɪ/ noun, Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. 1. . [fey] /feɪ/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . /feɪ/ noun 1. a fairy or sprite adjective 2. of or resembling a fay 3. (informal) pretentious or precious /feɪ/ verb 1. […]