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  1. Digital Technology.
    1. short message service: a system for sending short text messages, as from one cell phone to another or from a computer to a cell phone.Compare EMS(def 2).
    2. a message sent by SMS; a text message.
  2. Synchronous Meteorological Satellite.
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abbreviation for
  1. short message service: a system used for sending text messages to and from mobile phones
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  1. a text message sent using SMS
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verb SMSs, SMSing or SMSed
  1. to send a text message using SMS (to)
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