radiotelegraph

[rey-dee-oh-tel-uh-graf, -grahf]
noun
1.
a telegraph in which messages or signals are sent by means of radio waves rather than through wires or cables.
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
2.
to telegraph by radiotelegraphy.

Origin:
1905–10; radio- + telegraph

radiotelegraphic, adjective
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radiotelegraph (ˌreɪdɪəʊˈtɛlɪˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf)
 
vb
1.  to send (a message) by radiotelegraphy
 
n
2.  a message sent by radiotelegraphy

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Receive and transmit communications using radiotelegraph or radiotelephone equipment in accordance with government regulations.
Hence there are frequent lists of radio-equipped ships as well as rates for radiotelegraph and radiotelephone messages.
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