verb (used with object)
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In capacity to handle material, one telpher was about equal to one derrick.
Telpher, tel′fėr, adj. pertaining to a system of telpherage.
By opening a switch the current is cut off from the corresponding section, and the telpher will stop when it reaches this point.The Romance of Modern Mechanism
At the North Shaft steel-plate bins were used, and were supplied with material by the buckets handled by the telpher.Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. LXVIII, Sept. 1910
James H. Brace and Francis Mason
From the telpher are suspended carriers which can be adapted to any kind of material.