Morse

Definitions of Morse
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n a telegraph code in which letters and numbers are represented by strings of dots and dashes (short and long signals)

Synonyms:
Morse code, international Morse code
Type of:
code
a coding system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecy

n United States portrait painter who patented the telegraph and developed the Morse code (1791-1872)

Synonyms:
Samuel F. B. Morse, Samuel Finley Breese Morse, Samuel Morse
Example of:
artificer, discoverer, inventor
someone who is the first to think of or make something
painter
an artist who paints

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