Telautograph


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Telautograph

(tɛlˈɔːtəˌɡræf; -ˌɡrɑːf)
n
(Telecommunications) trademark a telegraphic device for reproducing handwriting, drawings, etc, the movements of an electromagnetically controlled pen at one end being transmitted along a line to a similar pen at the receiving end
telˌautoˈgraphic adj
telautography n
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