wirephoto definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a system of reproducing photographs at a distance by means of electric impulses transmitted by wire
- a photograph so produced
Origin: from APWirephoto, a trademark
wirephoto definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A trademark used for a photograph electrically transmitted over telephone wires.