Definition of 'answer machine'
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Looking for a towel, I noticed that the answer machine was flashing. THE MANANA MAN (2002)She'd been calling Fiddleford for hours, ever since five o'clock, but all she ever got was the answer machine. TEN STEPS TO HAPPINESS (2002)I closed his door, went downstairs where the answer machine was winking --- the Hoover had masked the sound of the phone. RESCUING ROSE (2002)
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