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What does TTY stand for?

TTY stands for Teletype Message

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Military and Government
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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We have 9 other meanings of TTY in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

The teletype message came Tuesday from the FBI, and it sounded urgent: A Springfield man had purchased a mail-order suicide kit and could be in danger.
HUGH Lytle, whose teletype message provided the world with the first account of the attack on Pearl Harbour, has died.