Morse


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Morse

 (môrs), Samuel Finley Breese 1791-1872.
American painter and inventor. A portraitist whose subjects included Lafayette, he refined (1838) and patented (1840) the telegraph and developed the telegraphic code that bears his name.

morse

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(Clothing & Fashion) a clasp or fastening on a cope
[C15: from Old French mors, from Latin morsus clasp, bite, from mordēre to bite]

Morse

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(Biography) Samuel Finley Breese (ˈfɪnlɪ briːz). 1791–1872, US inventor and painter. He invented the first electric telegraph and the Morse code

Morse

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n.
1. Samuel F(inley) B(reese), 1791–1872, U.S. artist and developer of the telegraph.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Morse - a telegraph code in which letters and numbers are represented by strings of dots and dashes (short and long signals)Morse - a telegraph code in which letters and numbers are represented by strings of dots and dashes (short and long signals)
code - a coding system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecy
dit, dot - the shorter of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
dah, dash - the longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
2.Morse - United States portrait painter who patented the telegraph and developed the Morse code (1791-1872)Morse - United States portrait painter who patented the telegraph and developed the Morse code (1791-1872)
Translations
morseovka
morsemorsealfabet
morze
morsstafróf
Morzės abėcėlė
Morzes ābece
morzeovka

Morse

[mɔːs]
A. Nmorse m
B. CPD Morse code Nalfabeto m Morse

Morse

[ˈmɔːrs] n (also Morse code) → morse m

morse

n (also Morse code)Morsezeichen pl, → Morseschrift f; do you know morse or (the) Morse code?können Sie morsen?

Morse

[mɔːs] n (also Morse code) → alfabeto Morse

Morse

(moːs) noun
a code for signalling and telegraphy in which each letter is made up of dots and dashes, or short and long sounds or flashes of light.
References in classic literature ?
I am Miss Morse," she replied,--"Miss Penelope Morse.
Miss Penelope Morse, however, had little to say to them.
It makes the case very interesting, the inspector declared, "especially when we find him engaged to lunch with a young lady of such remarkable discretion as miss Penelope Morse.
No, I have no absolute knowledge of Miss Penelope Morse.
It was at the shop of Morse Hudson, who has a place for the sale of pictures and statues in the Kennington Road.
In Kennington Road, and within a few hundred yards of Morse Hudson's shop, there lives a well-known medical practitioner, named Dr.
Barnicot's rooms were the exact duplicates of the one which was destroyed in Morse Hudson's shop?
By the reception that the public gave to his telephone, he learned to sympathize with Howe, whose first sewing-machine was smashed by a Boston mob; with McCormick, whose first reaper was called "a cross between an Astley chariot, a wheelbarrow, and a flying- machine"; with Morse, whom ten Congresses regarded as a nuisance; with Cyrus Field, whose Atlantic Cable was denounced as "a mad freak of stubborn ignorance"; and with Westinghouse, who was called a fool for proposing "to stop a railroad train with wind.
2) The communication is much more rapid, the average number of words transmitted in a minute by the Morse sounder being from fifteen to twenty, by telephone from one to two hundred.
Morse had lived for several years at the Vail homestead in Morristown; and it was here that he erected his first telegraph line, a three-mile circle around the Iron Works, in 1838.
3] The Cerographic Atlas of the United States (1842-1845), by Sidney Edwards Morse (1794-1871), son of the geographer, Jedidiah Morse, and brother of the painter-inventor, Samuel F.
He dared not go near Ruth's neighborhood in the daytime, but night found him lurking like a thief around the Morse home, stealing glimpses at the windows and loving the very walls that sheltered her.