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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Apparatus used to communicate at a distance over a wire (usually in Morse code); Communicating at a distance by electric transmission over wire.

Usage examples (37)
  • The expenditure in connection with wireless telegraphy is under the control of the Admiralty and included in its general budget.
  • "You're sure you've took no 'arm?" cried Mrs. Cloke, who had heard the news by farm-telegraphy, which is older but swifter than Marconi's.
  • By some secret telegraphy a crowd had soon gathered.
  • "This wireless telegraphy reminds me of a groundless quarrel." for more
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