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moccasin telegraph

noun
1.
(Canadian, informal) the transmission of rumour or secret information; the grapevine
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  • And now, apprised by moccasin telegraph, we are all on the qui vive to catch sight of a floating bride.

    The New North Agnes Deans Cameron

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