telephone answering machine


noun


Nearby words

  1. telepathist,
  2. telepathize,
  3. telepathy,
  4. teleph.,
  5. telephone,
  6. telephone bank,
  7. telephone banking,
  8. telephone book,
  9. telephone booth,
  10. telephone box

Origin of telephone answering machine

First recorded in 1960–65

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British Dictionary definitions for telephone answering machine

telephone answering machine

noun

the full name for answering machine
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