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A wire is a long, thin piece of metal used for fastening things, or for carrying electricity or electrical signals.
In American English, a wire is also a message sent by telegraph and then printed and delivered to your house or office.
In British English, a message like this is usually called a telegram.
|Noun||1.||telegram - a message transmitted by telegraph |
message - a communication (usually brief) that is written or spoken or signaled; "he sent a three-word message"
letter telegram - a cheaper form of telegram that is sent abroad for delivery the next day
night letter - a cheaper form of telegram sent for delivery the next day