from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A buoy fitted with a warning bell that is activated by the movement of the waves.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See buoy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A buoy on which is mounted a bell with four clappers, hung inside an iron cage, which is rung by the motion of the waves

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a buoy with a bell on it


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