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 Telecommunications Object Thesaurus Terms

This A-Z list of telecommunications objects shows the preferred and non-preferred terms in the thesaurus.

early warning broadcast system
Plural: early warning broadcast system
early warning broadcast terminal equipment
Plural: early warning broadcast terminal equipment
Plural: earth rods
Top Term: common component
Broader Term: common component
Plural: earth stations
Top Term: built work
Scope Notes:
Plural: earthenware insulators
Top Term: street furniture
Broader Term: ceramic insulator
Scope Notes:
Plural: ebonite insulators
Top Term: street furniture
Broader Term: rubber insulator
Scope Notes:
Plural: educational publications
Broader Term: marketing publication
Plural: electric telegraph instruments
Top Term: terminal apparatus
Scope Notes: Complete pieces of apparatus used in the sending and/or reception of telegraph messages.
Plural: electric telegraph terminal apparatus
Top Term: terminal apparatus
Scope Notes:
Plural: electric telegraph terminal components
Top Term: terminal apparatus
Narrower Terms: telegraph inker  telegraph relay  
Scope Notes:
Plural: electrical cables
Broader Term: cable
Scope Notes:
Plural: electrical measurement and testing apparatus
Narrower Terms: mirror galvanometer  Meter shunt  
Scope Notes:
Plural: electrochemical energy sources
Broader Term: power supply equipment
Narrower Terms: battery  cell  
Scope Notes: A device for storing chemical energy and releasing it as electricity.
Plural: electronic analogue switching equipment
Scope Notes:
Plural: Electrophone system
Broader Term: wired broadcast system
Scope Notes:
Plural: Electrophone terminal equipment
Top Term: terminal apparatus
Scope Notes:
Plural: elevating platforms
Top Term: transport
Scope Notes: Vehicle mounted hydraulic access platform, for general overhead works.
Plural: emergency call points
Top Term: street furniture
Broader Term: street furniture
Plural: end-user equipment instructions
Scope Notes: Equipment instruction sheets, booklets, etc. aimed at the customer.
Plural: engineering instructions
Broader Term: procedural manual
Scope Notes:
Plural: engineering stores list
Broader Term: stores publication
Scope Notes:
Plural: engineering stores trucks
Top Term: transport
Broader Term: motor transport
Narrower Terms: cable carrying vehicle  pole carrier  
Scope Notes: Open back lorry, flat bed or with sides and removable canvas cover.
Plural: engineering utility vans
Top Term: transport
Broader Term: motor transport
Narrower Terms: external utility van  
Plural: equipment manuals
Broader Term: instruction manual
Scope Notes: Includes manuals specific to particular items of equipment.
Plural: equipment tables
Broader Term: furniture
Plural: event publications
Broader Term: marketing publication
Scope Notes: A book or pamphlet produced to publicise a specific event.
Plural: exchange line jacks
Scope Notes:
exchange line socket
Plural: exchange line sockets
Plural: exchange maintenance telephones
Top Term: terminal apparatus
Broader Term: telephone instrument
Scope Notes: Equipment that provides a user interface to a broadband signal carried over a telephone line.
Plural: exchange meter camera
Broader Term: recording equipment
Scope Notes:
Plural: exchange operator training boards
Broader Term: instructional aid
Scope Notes: A blackboard specifically designed for use when training exchange operators.
Plural: exchange testing equipment
Plural: exhibition and event material
Broader Term: promotional material
Scope Notes:
Plural: exhibition publications
Broader Term: marketing publication
Scope Notes: A book or pamphlet produced in support of an exhibition staged for publicity purposes.
Plural: explosive atmosphere telephones
Top Term: terminal apparatus
Broader Term: telephone instrument
Scope Notes: Sealed form of telephone, designed to prevent against explosion caused by contact ...
Plural: explosive gas testers
Broader Term: safety equipment
Scope Notes:
Plural: extension brackets
Top Term: street furniture
Broader Term: pole fitting
Scope Notes: Used in pairs to convert 4-way wood arms to 8-way.
Initial Reference: EI Lines, Overhead, ...
Plural: extension ladders
Broader Term: ladder
Scope Notes: Two and three-section ladders.
Plural: external cables
Broader Term: cable
Plural: external utility vans
Top Term: transport
Broader Term: engineering utility van
extra light pole
Plural: extra light poles
Use: wood pole
Definition: Wooden pole used without arms for light duties. Marked with one crown on the butt and with XL 10ft from butt end. Dia. at top 4in-5in, minimum dia. at 5ft from butt end 5in. Roof slopes cut. Bored with two holes for Spindles, No. 16. Supplied in lengths from 18 to 22 feet.
extra stout pole
Plural: extra stout poles
Use: wood pole
Definition: Wooden pole.


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