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cablegram

[key-buh l-gram] /ˈkeɪ bəlˌgræm/
noun
1.
a telegram sent by underwater cable.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70, Americanism; cable + (tele)gram
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cablegram

/ˈkeɪbəlˌɡræm/
noun
1.
a more formal name for cable (sense 5)
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