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Record 1 2015-05-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Wireless and Mobile Communications
  • Internet and Telematics
DEF

[The] exchange of brief written messages between mobile phones, over cellular networks.

OBS

Message length cannot exceed 160 characters.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Communications sans fil et mobiles
  • Internet et télématique
DEF

[Action] d'envoyer et de recevoir de brefs messages alphanumériques.

OBS

La longueur des messages ne peut excéder 160 caractères.

Key term(s)
  • envoi de minimessages

Spanish

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