international Morse code


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International Morse code

international Morse code

n.
A form of Morse code developed in Europe in the 1840s, once widely used in telegraphy and now used chiefly by amateur radio operators. Also called continental code.

international Morse code

n
(Telecommunications) the full name for Morse code
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Noun1.international Morse code - a telegraph code in which letters and numbers are represented by strings of dots and dashes (short and long signals)international Morse code - 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
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Chuck learned the skill eight years ago and is now the UK manager of IMPS, the International Morse Code Preservation Society.
Also, the international Morse code he uses to send and receive clearer messages is rarely used outside the ham arena.
Which letter of the alphabet is represented by one dot in the International Morse Code? 10.

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