Telegrammic
Telegrammic Tel`e*gram*mic, a. Pertaining to, or resembling, a telegram; laconic; concise; brief. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • telegrammic — adjective : relating to or resembling a telegram : laconic, brief scribbled her telegrammic poems on torn off newspaper margins and old envelopes J.T.Winterich * * * telegrammatˈic or telegrammˈic adjective Of or like a telegram • • • Main Entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • telegrammic — tel·e·gram·mic …   English syllables

  • telegram — telegrammic, telegrammatic /tel i greuh mat ik/, adj. /tel i gram /, n., v., telegrammed, gramming. n. 1. a message or communication sent by telegraph; a telegraphic dispatch. v.t., v.i. 2. to telegraph. [1850 55, Amer.; TELE 1 + GRAM1] * * * …   Universalium

  • tel|e|gram|mat|ic — «TEHL uh gruh MAT ihk», adjective. = telegrammic. (Cf. ↑telegrammic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • telegram — /ˈtɛləgræm / (say teluhgram) noun a communication sent by telegraph; a telegraphic message. {tele 1 + gram1} –telegrammic /tɛləˈgræmɪk/ (say teluh gramik), telegrammatic /tɛləgrəˈmætɪk/ (say teluhgruh matik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • telegrammatic — |teləgrə|mad.]ik, ˌgra|m , at], ]ēk adjective Etymology: telegram + atic (as in epigrammatic) : telegrammic * * * telegrammatˈic or telegrammˈic adjective Of or like a telegram • • • Main Entry: ↑telegram …   Useful english dictionary

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