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telegraphy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Telegraphy  \Te*leg"ra*phy\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  t['e]l['e]graphie.] 
  The  science  or  art  of  constructing,  or  of  communicating  by 
  means  of  telegraphs;  as  submarine  telegraphy. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  telegraphy 
  n  1:  communicating  at  a  distance  by  electric  transmission  over 
  wire 
  2:  the  apparatus  used  to  communicate  at  a  distance  over  a  wire 
  (usually  in  Morse  code)  [syn:  {telegraph}] 




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