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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfaxfax1 /fæks/ noun  1 [countable]TCBBO a letter or message that is sent in electronic form down a telephone line and then printed using a special machine Did you get my fax?2 [countable] (also fax machine)TCBBO a machine used for sending and receiving faxes What’s your fax number?3 [uncountable]TCBBO the system of sending letters and messages using a fax machineby fax You can book tickets by fax or online.
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faxYou can now send the captured file as a fax.Maybe it was just a cheap trick to get voyeuristic journalists to read a fax that would otherwise have been tossed.The company may be reached by fax.It is also the interface to Novell NetWare, fax and telex.But for every other fax installed in the world, your fax machine increases in value.Even in those days, the architects never had to consider the word processor, the microcomputer, the fax machine.The fax side as many features; you can store your signature and incorporate it in faxes, for example.And you can cut down on waste by viewing your faxes on-screen first, and skipping over junk faxes and cover sheets.by faxSend this letter by fax , Judy.