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page in Communications topic

pagepage2 verb [transitive] ๐Ÿ”Š ๐Ÿ”Š 1 TCto call someoneโ€™s name out in a public place, especially using a loudspeaker, in order to find them ๐Ÿ”Š She hurried to the reception desk and asked the girl to page her husband.2 TCBto send a message to someoneโ€™s pager asking them to go somewhere or telephone someone ๐Ÿ”Š He was constantly being paged during meetings. ๐Ÿ”Š the paging network โ†’ page down โ†’ page through something โ†’ page upโ†’ See Verb table
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pageโ€ข I couldn't find Jenny at the airport, so I had her paged.โ€ข Its paging business was booming, and annual operating profits broke the $ 1 billion mark.โ€ข Don't page me after 10 o'clock.โ€ข The same thing happens when I page people and have to punch in the number to dial back.