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an electronic device that answers the telephone and records messages

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James Levine, an obesity researcher at the Mayo Clinic, has created a makeshift desk that hovers over a treadmill, Levine can work at his computer and answer phone calls while walking at 1 mph.
Head Start of Lane County, Cottage Grove - Seeks receptionist to cover the front desk, answer phones and other duties; training and orientation provided.
They will be able to leave messages on an answer phone, which will then be translated by a volunteer.
The attack happened as he was giving the toddler a lift in his car - and the violence was recorded by chance when his mobile randomly called a friend's answer phone. Screams of "No, no, no" were ignored by Robson as he yelled: "I will break your leg off if you don't stop crying."
To make an appointment either contact Family Mediation direct (their office is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, and at other times there is an answer phone).
The worst case was an episode of Radio 2's Russell Brand Show, during which obscene messages were left on Fawlty Towers star Sachs's answer phone by Ross, 48, and Brand, 33.
The high-profile pair left answer phone messages for 78-year-old Andrew Sachs, who played waiter Manuel, in which they told him Brand had slept with his granddaughter and joked that the actor might kill himself as a result.
Future developments include improved answer phone facilities and the ability for people to make a payment without speaking to an adviser.
He contacted James Cook University Hospital, which left a message on his answer phone calling him in for the op the next day.
Thanks for being Wedi 7's most loyal viewer, and for all the suggestions on the answer phone by the time I get home on how the programme could have been better (I do appreciate the comments, honestly).
The new service is a free enhancement to the Orange Answer Phone service that lets customers be notified of missed calls when they have their phone switched off or are out of network coverage.
Her body was found yesterday by a relative after Kerry failed to answer phone calls.
* Answer phone calls - even if it's just to say you can't answer that right now.
Son Paul raised the alarm after his father failed to answer phone calls.