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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.