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Meaning of HELIOGRAPH

Pronunciation:  'heeleeu`graf

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an apparatus for sending telegraphic messages by using a mirror to turn the sun's rays off and on
  2. [v]  signal with a heliograph
 

HELIOGRAPH is a 10 letter word that starts with H.

 

 See Also: apparatus, setup, sign, signal, signalise, signalize

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \He"li*o*graph\, n. [Helio- + -graph.]ets>
    1. A picture taken by heliography; a photograph.
    
    2. An instrument for taking photographs of the sun.
    
    3. An apparatus for telegraphing by means of the sun's rays.
       See {Heliotrope}, 3.
    
    
  2. \He"li*o*graph\, v. t.
    1. To telegraph, or signal, with a heliograph.
    
    2. To photograph by sunlight.
    
    
 

 

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