signal light


signal light
Synonyms and related words:
Very flare, balefire, beacon fire, beacons, flare, flare-up, fusee, lighthouse, lightship, magnesium flare, occulting light, pharos, rocket, signal beacon, signal flare, signal lamp, signal rocket, skyrocket, watch fire

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  • signal gun — n. device which shoots a bright signal light …   English contemporary dictionary


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