from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One of several lights on a vehicle, such as a ship, turned on between dusk and dawn to indicate position and size.

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  • n. light carried by a boat that indicates the boat's direction; vessels at night carry a red light on the port bow and a green light on the starboard bow


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