pantelegraph

noun
pan·​telegraph | \ (ˈ)pan+ \

Definition of pantelegraph

: a facsimile telegraph using at both ends of the line two isochronously vibrating pendulums

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History and Etymology for pantelegraph

International Scientific Vocabulary pan- + telegraph; originally formed as Italian pantelegrafo

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“Pantelegraph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pantelegraph. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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