wireless telegraphy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n wireless telegraphy the use of radio to send telegraphic messages (usually by Morse code)
    • n wireless telegraphy telegraphy that uses transmission by radio rather than by wire
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Wireless telegraphy (Elec) any system of telegraphy employing no connecting wire or wires between the transmitting and receiving stations.
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Usage

In literature:

Wireless-telegraphy coherer 105 76.
"Electricity for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
Wireless Telegraphy, Air-Ships and Submarine Boats.
"History of the United States, Volume 6 (of 6)" by E. Benjamin Andrews
It is connected with the other islands by a system of wireless telegraphy.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
Instructor in wireless telegraphy.
"The Canadian Girl at Work" by Marjory MacMurchy
By this time wireless telegraphy was being widely developed, and there were many features of it that appealed to me.
"The Chamber of Life" by Green Peyton Wertenbaker
Well, I wonder if you can tell me about wireless telegraphy, then?
"Free Air" by Sinclair Lewis
One of our later biologists begins to talk of some effect comparable with wireless telegraphy or induced electricity.
"The Meaning of Evolution" by Samuel Christian Schmucker
It is controlled by wireless telegraphy in a very simple but effective manner.
"The Romance of War Inventions" by Thomas W. Corbin
In recent years the tower has become an important wireless telegraphy station.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
For the moment it even threw wireless telegraphy into the shade.
"For the School Colours" by Angela Brazil
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In news:

Inventor Guglielmo Marconi took wireless telegraphy from across-the-room demo to across-the-ocean success in just five years.
Since KXT/91.7-FM's inaugural broadcast last week, local musos seem to have rediscovered the wonders of the ol' wireless telegraphy box.
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