Marconigram

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Marconigram same as radiogram; a wireless message.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n marconigram A message by wireless telegraph sent by the Marconi system.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Marconi, + -gram,

Usage

In literature:

Do you know who sent the Marconigram to Dr. Travers, which brought him to New York to meet his wife?
"The Malefactor" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
She had taken away the marconigrams, but she had left upon the floor several copies of the New York Herald.
"Peter Ruff and the Double Four" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
But first, you'll send a sheaf of marconigrams for me in both directions.
"The Firefly Of France" by Marion Polk Angellotti
A page brought him a marconigram.
"The Regent" by E. Arnold Bennett
The single word of the Marconigram had left the American in perplexity.
"The Lighted Match" by Charles Neville Buck
He came in about 6.30, took his key and a Marconigram, and has not showed up since.
"One Wonderful Night" by Louis Tracy
A shadow lengthened down the deck before them, and a steward stood there, proffering a Marconigram.
"Autres Temps..." by Edith Wharton
It was just at this moment that a steward entered with a marconigram, which he presented to the Prince.
"The Double Four" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
We got a marconigram last night that they had passed Block Island going out.
"The Campfire Girls of Roselawn" by Margaret Penrose
Then he fumbled through his pockets again, and this time produced a marconigram.
"The Belovéd Traitor" by Frank L. Packard
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