radiogram

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Etymology 1[edit]

Blend of radio +‎ telegram

Noun[edit]

radiogram (plural radiograms)

  1. A message, like a telegram, transmitted by radio rather than wires.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Blend of radio +‎ gramophone

Noun[edit]

radiogram (plural radiograms)

  1. An entertainment device that combined a radio and a record player or gramophone.
    • 2017, Fiona Farrell, Decline and Fall on Savage Street, →ISBN, page 96:
      He opens he plywood door that conceals the radiogram. The record is already on the turntable: Mile Davis letting loose.
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Etymology 3[edit]

radio- +‎ -gram

Noun[edit]

radiogram (plural radiograms)

  1. A radiograph
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