a brand of teletypewriter.
(lowercase) a network of teletypewriters with their connecting lines, switchboards, etc.
verb (used with object), Teletyped, Teletyping.
(lowercase) to send by Teletype.
verb (used without object), Teletyped, Teletyping.
(lowercase) to operate a Teletype.
trademark a type of teleprinter
(sometimes not capital) a network of such devices, used for communicating messages, information, etc
(sometimes not capital) to transmit (a message) by Teletype
(tty) A trademark for a hard-copy teletypewriter produced by Teletype Corporation.
- Teletype corporation
company The company which made Teletype teletypewriters. Address: Skokie, Illinois, USA. (2000-04-03)
[tel-i-tahyp-set-er, tel-i-tahyp-] /ˌtɛl ɪˈtaɪpˌsɛt ər, ˈtɛl ɪˌtaɪp-/ Trademark. 1. a brand name for an apparatus, actuated by punched paper tape, that fits over the keyboard of a slugcasting machine, as the Linotype, for operating it automatically. Abbreviation: TTS. Teletypesetter /ˌtɛlɪˈtaɪpˌsɛtə; ˈtɛlɪˌtaɪp-/ noun 1. trademark (printing) a keyboard device whose output can either be punched tape, […]
[tel-i-tahyp-rahy-ter, tel-i-tahyp-] /ˌtɛl ɪˈtaɪpˌraɪ tər, ˈtɛl ɪˌtaɪp-/ noun 1. a telegraphic apparatus by which signals are sent by striking the letters and symbols of the keyboard of an instrument resembling a typewriter and are received by a similar instrument that automatically prints them in type corresponding to the keys struck. Abbreviation: TTY. teletypewriter /ˌtɛlɪˈtaɪpˌraɪtə; ˈtɛlɪˌtaɪp-/ […]
noun 1. a person who operates a teletypewriter.