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English definition of “telegraphic transfer”

telegraphic transfer

noun [C or U]
BANKING, E-COMMERCE a method of sending money quickly from one bank account to another, by phone or computer: Payment will be by telegraphic transfer.
(Definition of telegraphic transfer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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