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beep

noun A single detonation of a beeper.
 
verb To contact another person by portable pager—e.g., Dr. Kildare was beeped on rounds. Page is the more commonly used written form.

beep

Bleep, British verb To contact by portable pager–eg, Dr. Kildare was beeped on rounds
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Beep tests are carried out as part of sports club training routines or in classes at fitness centres and gyms.
Beeps during the turning correlate with distance, certain pulses growing longer as distance increases.
3, 1995--An audible beep that reassures parents that they are taking their child's temperature correctly and accurately is the unique advantage of the new B-D(R) ACCU-BEEP(TM) digital thermometer announced by Becton Dickinson and Co.
A clear monitoring beep every four seconds tells a parent that the new B-D digital thermometer is positioned correctly under the child's tongue throughout the temperature taking process for an accurate temperature reading.
When these errors occur, the beep is interrupted, alerting the mother to the error.
Actions speak louder than words in Eleanor Taylor's fun book Beep Beep, Let's Go
For each length, the TimePrompt's onboard microprocessor calculates an optimal activation sequence of green-yellow-red lights and whether the unit should also beep on light changes.