Sentence Examples


  • The service is governed by the international telegraph regulations, but is subject to local inspection and interruption in times of political disorder.
  • The length of telegraph lines in use is 46,300 m., and the length of wire nearly three times that distance.
  • It is in fact the electromagnet and spindle of a telegraph relay with a siphon in place of the tongue.
  • Submarine earthquakes are in some parts sufficiently frequent and violent as seriously to interfere with the working of telegraph cables.
  • It has post and telegraph offices and a lively trade in wool, cotton and dry fruits (almonds, pistachios).