Definition of fax-back in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfaksbak/

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  • 1A service that can fax a document automatically on request, in response to the fax number (and sometimes other details) being entered into a database by telephone or email; a message or document faxed in this way.

    A trademark in the U.S.

  • 2A questionnaire or similar document inviting a response by fax; such a response.


1980s; earliest use found in PR Newswire. From fax + back, after callback.