telegraph pole

telegraph pole
/ˈtɛləgræf poʊl/ (say 'teluhgraf pohl)

noun
1. a pole for supporting telegraph wires.
2. power pole.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • telegraph pole — telegraph poles N COUNT A telegraph pole is a tall wooden pole with telephone wires attached to it, connecting several different buildings to the telephone system. [BRIT] (in AM, use telephone pole) …   English dictionary

  • telegraph pole — ► NOUN ▪ a tall pole used to carry telegraph or telephone wires above the ground …   English terms dictionary

  • telegraph pole — telegraph .pole n BrE a tall wooden pole for supporting telephone wires American Equivalent: telephone pole …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • telegraph pole — telegraph ,pole noun count BRITISH a TELEPHONE POLE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • telegraph pole — noun tall pole supporting telephone wires • Syn: ↑telephone pole, ↑telegraph post • Hypernyms: ↑post * * * telegraph pole noun A pole supporting telegraph wires • • • Main Entry: ↑telegraph …   Useful english dictionary

  • telegraph pole — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms telegraph pole : singular telegraph pole plural telegraph poles a tall pole that supports telephone wires …   English dictionary

  • telegraph pole — noun a tall pole used to carry telegraph or telephone wires above the ground …   English new terms dictionary

  • telegraph pole — noun (C) BrE a tall wooden pole for supporting telephone wires; telephone pole AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • telegraph pole — noun A telegraph post …   Wiktionary

  • ˈtelegraph ˌpole — noun [C] a tall pole that supports telephone wires …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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