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facsimile (fax)

a method of transmitting images or printed matter by electronic means. Images are scanned, converted into electronic signals, and sent over telephone lines to a fax receiver, which reconverts the electronic data into a duplicate of the original image.

facsimile (faksim´ilē),

n a true copy that preserves all the markings and contents of the original.
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Sharp is the world leader in liquid crystal displays (LCDs) and uses this advanced technology in many of its more than 45 product lines including audio and video systems, microwave ovens, projection panels, electronic organizers, notebook computers and peripherals, copiers, facsimilie machines and calculators.