In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1télex masculineto send a telex — enviar / mandar / poner un télex
1(news/message) enviar por télextelex Rome — pon un télex a Roma
- he telexed her immediately — le puso un télex inmediatamente
- You had to run out to find foreign newspapers, or have them laboriously telexed from London or Paris.
- The advantage of resorting to a sea waybill is that it avoids the problems arising from the late arrival of the documentation; its contents can be telexed to the destination.
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