Phototelegraphy
Phototelegraphy Pho`to*te*leg"ra*phy, n. Telegraphy by means of light, as by the heliograph or the photophone. Also, less properly, telephotography. -- {Pho`to*tel"e*graph}, n. -- {Pho`to*tel`e*graph"ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • phototelegraphy — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1886 facsimile 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • phototelegraphy — /foh toh teuh leg reuh fee/, n. facsimile (def. 2a). [1885 90; PHOTO + TELEGRAPHY] * * * …   Universalium

  • phototelegraphy — noun The fax system …   Wiktionary

  • phototelegraphy — pho·to·telegraphy …   English syllables

  • phototelegraphy — pho•to•te•leg•ra•phy [[t]ˌfoʊ toʊ təˈlɛg rə fi[/t]] n. tgp an early technology for the transmission of facsimiles • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • phototelegraphy — /ˌfoʊtoʊtəˈlɛgrəfi/ (say .fohtohtuh legruhfee) noun the electric transmission of facsimiles of photographs, etc.; telephotography. –phototelegraphic /ˌfoʊtoʊtɛləˈgræfɪk/ (say .fohtohteluh grafik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • phototelegraphy — “+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary phot + telegraphy 1. : telegraphy by means of light (as by the heliograph) 2. : the transmission of photographs or pictures by telegraphy * * * /foh toh teuh leg reuh fee/, n. facsimile (def …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phototelegraph — Phototelegraphy Pho to*te*leg ra*phy, n. Telegraphy by means of light, as by the heliograph or the photophone. Also, less properly, telephotography. {Pho to*tel e*graph}, n. {Pho to*tel e*graph ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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