There are 2 translations of telegraph in Spanish:

telegraph1

Pronunciation: /ˈteləgræf; ˈtelɪgrɑːf/

n

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (method) telégrafo (masculine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [wire/cable] telegráfico
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    • 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

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There are 2 translations of telegraph in Spanish:

telegraph2

vt

  • 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
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    • But when such disputation is telegraphed to a wired world in real time, it can wreak havoc with U.S. diplomacy.
    • The PIC directed the removal of the power cords, which I acknowledged and telegraphed to the sergeant.
    • The Home Office has telegraphed to the police authorities intimating that a certain relaxation on the Lighting Regulation is permitted.
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    • He telegraphs a curious expression across the curious pseudo - restaurant that serves as the canteen in the bowels of Television Centre.
    • Owners emerge, eye contact is made, body language is telegraphed.
    • Unless this strategy takes account of the realpolitik of dealings with the EU, it too runs the risk of telegraphing the Government's intentions in a way that could cost a high price in negotiations, and in the years to come.
    1.2 (signal) (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) avisar, anunciar

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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.