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telegraphnoun [U]

uk   /ˈtel.ɪ.ɡrɑːf/ /-ɡræf/  us   /-ə-/
(especially in the past) a method of sending and receiving messages by electrical or radio signals, or the special equipment used for this purpose: The news came by telegraph.
telegraph
verb [T] uk   us  
The story was immediately telegraphed to New York.
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