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  • Telegraphing — Telegraph Tel e*graph, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Telegraphed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Telegraphing}.] [F. t[ e]l[ e]graphier.] To convey or announce by telegraph. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • telegraphing — tel·e·graph || telɪgræf / grɑːf n. system for transmitting messages at a distance by means of a conducting wire v. send a message by telegraph …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Telegraphing (entertainment) — Telegraphing, in the creation or performance of creative works, is the undercutting of suspense as by advance disclosure or extreme hinting of an element in a composition, narrative plot, or recitation. A familiar example is stand up comic… …   Wikipedia

  • Telegraphing (sports) — In sporting terminology, to telegraph is to unintentionally alert an opponent to one s immediate situation or intentions. The sporting use of the term telegraph draws a direct comparison with the communication device of the same name.… …   Wikipedia

  • telegraphing money — The transmission of money or credit to a person at a distance by an order upon a bank in the place where he is at the time, sent by telegram, directing the bank to furnish him with funds or credit in the amount stated in the order. 10 Am J2d… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • List of baseball jargon (T) — tablesetter:*a player placed high in the batting order for his tendency to hit for average and steal bases is said to set the table for the power hitters behind him in the lineup.:*an unexpected event early in a ball game, such as a defensive… …   Wikipedia

  • Strike (attack) — A strike is an attack with an inanimate object, such as a weapon, or with a part of the human body intended to cause an effect upon an opponent or to simply cause harm to an opponent. There a many different varieties of strikes. An attack with… …   Wikipedia

  • Antonio Meucci — Born 13 April 1808(1808 04 13) Florence, Italy …   Wikipedia

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  • Telegraph (disambiguation) — Telegraph may be:Telegraphy, class of means of long distance communication: *Electrical telegraph, a form of telegraph that uses electric signals *Optical telegraph, a semaphore based system *Hydraulic telegraph, a telegraph based on seeing how… …   Wikipedia

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