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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who transmits messages by an apparatus, system, or process for communication at a distance other than the ordinary ones of speech and letter writing

Usage examples (33)
  • I asked the telegraphist, one of our most capable men.
  • Later the chief-telegraphist stopped in — the bookworm.
  • “What!” shrieks the telegraphist at the top of his voice.
  • Accepted Portsmouth barracks May, 1941: qualified telegraphist. for more
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