telegraph
1. [ noun ] apparatus used to communicate at a distance over a wire (usually in Morse code)
Synonyms: telegraphy
Related terms: apparatus cable
2. [ verb ] (telecommunications) send cables, wires, or telegrams
Synonyms: wire cable
Related terms: telecommunicate telegraphy telegrapher
Similar spelling:   telegraphy
  telegraphic
  telegrapher
  telegraphist
  telegraphese
  telegram