Lettergram
Lettergram \Let"ter*gram\, n. See {Letter[8]}, above. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Night lettergram — Night letter Night letter, Night lettergram Night lettergram See {Letter}, above. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • night lettergram — noun see night letter * * * night letter or night lettergram, U.S. a long telegram sent at night at a reduced rate and usually delivered the following morning …   Useful english dictionary

  • day lettergram — day letter or day lettergram, U.S. a telegram with a low charge for fifty words, sent during the day. It is slower than a regular telegram …   Useful english dictionary

  • Night letter — Night letter, Night lettergram Night lettergram See {Letter}, above. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • letter telegram — noun a cheaper form of telegram that is sent abroad for delivery the next day • Hypernyms: ↑telegram, ↑wire * * * letter telegram, = lettergram. (Cf. ↑lettergram) …   Useful english dictionary

  • telegram — n telegraph, wire, cable, cablegram, Inf. telex; lettergram, night letter, day letter, singing telegram; radiogram, radiotelegram, Rare. mar conigram; dispatch, message, Trademark. Mailgram; bulletin, flash …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • day letter — noun : a telegram sent during the day that has a lower priority than a regular telegram * * * a telegram having a limited number of words and sent slower and cheaper than a regular telegram. [1920 25] * * * day letter or day lettergram, U.S. a… …   Useful english dictionary

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