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telegraph

Pronunciation: /ˈteləgræf; ˈtelɪgrɑːf/

Translation of telegraph in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (method) telégrafo (masculine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [wire/cable] telegráfico
    Example sentences
    • Miraculously, even the telegraph wires along which Morse code messages once pulsed still dangle in the breeze.
    • The mathematical description of heat flow linked his work on thermodynamics, the cooling of the Earth and even the flow of electrical signals through telegraph wires.
    • On 11 May 1874 the residents of Callington celebrated the connection by telegraph with Adelaide.
    1.2 countable/numerable (message) telegrama (masculine), despacho (masculine) telegráfico

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 [message/congratulations] telegrafiar* I telegraphed her to come at once le telegrafié para que viniera inmediatamente I telegraphed him $200 le mandé un giro de or le giré 200 dólares 1.2 (signal) (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) avisar, anunciar

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

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