Meaning of wire photograph in English:

wire photograph

noun

US
  • An image transmitted over a telephone line.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Los Angeles Times. From wire + photograph.

Pronunciation

wire photograph

/ˈwʌɪə ˌfəʊtəɡrɑːf/ /ˈwʌɪə ˌfəʊtəɡraf/