noun, adjective, verb (used with object)
a transportation system in which cars or other carriers are suspended from or run on wire cables or the like, especially one operated by electricity.
a variant spelling of telpher
an overhead transport system in which an electrically driven truck runs along a single rail or cable, the load being suspended in a separate car beneath Also called telpher line, telpher
adjective 1. noting a form of road pavement composed of compacted and rolled stones of various sizes. noun 1. a town in W central England, in Telford and Wrekin unitary authority, Shropshire: designated a new town in 1963. Pop: 138 241 (2001) noun 1. Thomas. 1757–1834, Scottish civil engineer, known esp for his roads and […]
- Telford and wrekin
noun 1. a unitary authority in W Central England, in Shropshire. Pop: 160 300 (2003 est). Area: 289 sq km (112 sq miles)
hill of the wood, a place in Babylon from which some captive Jews returned to Jerusalem (Ezra 2:59; Neh. 7:61).
[tel-hahr-moh-nee-uh m] /ˌtɛl hɑrˈmoʊ ni əm/ noun 1. a musical keyboard instrument operating by alternating currents of electricity which, on impulse from the keyboard, produce music at a distant point via telephone lines.