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telegraph pole in Telephone, telegraph topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtelegraph poleˈtelegraph ˌpole noun [countable]  British EnglishTCT a tall wooden pole for supporting telephone wires syn telephone pole American English
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telegraph poleFrom the feel of it she thought it could be a telegraph pole.She felt rigid like a telegraph pole, communicating perfectly, functioning flawlessly, but with no heart, no soul.A greater-spotted woodpecker zooms in on a telegraph pole on the lane.