telegraphic :

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  • a  of or relating to or transmitted by telegraph
    a telegraphic machine
    telegraphic news reports
  • s  having the style of a telegram with many short words left out
    telegraphic economy of words
    the strange telegraphic speech of some aphasics

  • Back then, what people worried about was the threat that blogging posed to our attention span, with telegraphic, two-paragraph blog posts replacing long-format articles and books.
  • President Coolidge stretched forth his arm to touch the golden lever of the presidential telegraphic instrument.
  • The big difficulty was that the ACTH molecule is a protein, a long chain of amino acid groups linked together in a special sequence like a phrase in telegraphic code.

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