telegraphoscope

noun
tel·​e·​graph·​o·​scope | \ ˌteləˈgrafəˌskōp \

Definition of telegraphoscope

: an early device for transmitting pictures over a telegraph circuit

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telegraph entry 1 + -o- + -scope

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“Telegraphoscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/telegraphoscope. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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