Definition of minicom in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmɪnɪkɒm/


A small electronic typewriter and screen linked to a telephone system, enabling people with hearing or speech difficulties to send and receive messages.
Example sentences
  • Walking back into the town centre, Simon spotted that several of the public telephones had been installed with a new minicom system.
  • We have a minicom for use by deaf people.
  • Three agencies made provision for minicom or textphone users (a free service primarily for the hearing handicapped).
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