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telegraph

noun [U]  /ˈtel·əˌɡræf/ us  
a method of sending and receiving messages by electric signals that was used in the past, or the equipment used to do this
telegraph
verb [T]  /ˈtel·əˌɡræf/ ( also wire) us  
Reporters telegraphed details of the trial to their editors.
Translations of “telegraph”
in Spanish telégrafo…
in French télégraphe…
in German der Telegraph…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指過去的)電報, 電報機…
in Russian телеграф…
in Turkish telgraf…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指过去的)电报, 电报机…
in Polish telegraf…
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