step-by-step telegraph

noun

Definition of step-by-step telegraph

: an electric telegraph in which each letter of the message is indicated by a pointer on a dial

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“Step-by-step telegraph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/step-by-step%20telegraph. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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