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bell buoy

noun, Nautical
1.
a buoy having a bell that is rung by the motion of the buoy.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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British Dictionary definitions for bell buoy

bell buoy

noun
1.
a navigational buoy fitted with a bell, the clapper of which strikes when the waves move the buoy
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