Definition of radiogram in English:
1British historical A combined radio and record player built into a cabinet with a speaker.
- In the hands of an inebriated amateur at the Hogmanay party, it would have you rushing to put a Billy Eckstine or Fats Domino record on the radiogram.
- One year, she bought the radiogram.
- We could gather around the radiogram, and later the television, or put a record on the gramophone and no one had to spend years practising.
3 (also radio-telegram) chiefly historical A telegram sent by radio.
- The draft budget was approved without challenge reportedly after the council received a radiogram from the Ministry of Home Affairs urging it to approve the draft.
- Subsequent reports confirmed the news, and at 0700 MacArthur received a radiogram from Washington authorizing him to implement war plans against Japan.
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