Marconi system
Marconi system Mar*co"ni system (Elec.) A system or wireless telegraphy developed by G. Marconi, an Italian physicist, in which Hertzian waves are used in transmission and a coherer is used as the receiving instrument. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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