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bush tele·graph

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  1. bush telegraphnoun

    A system used by undeveloped societies in remote regions for communication over long distances, such as drum sounds, word-of-mouth relay, or smoke signals.

  2. bush telegraphnoun

    A gossip network.


  1. Bush Telegraph

    Bush Telegraph is a radio program on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Radio National network, broadcast weekdays at 11-12am, presenting stories from rural and regional Australia. "Bush Telegraph" is the Australian country term for the informal network which spreads news and gossip through a region of rural or outback Australia.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bush telegraph in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bush telegraph in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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