buoyage

[boo-ee-ij, boi-ij]
noun Nautical.
1.
a system of buoys.
2.
the provision of buoys.
3.
a fee for the use of a mooring buoy.

Origin:
1850–55; buoy + -age

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buoyage (ˈbɔɪɪdʒ)
 
n
1.  a system of buoys
2.  the buoys used in such a system
3.  the providing of buoys

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The whole world of marine navigation uses green on the right for the direction of buoyage.
US waterways are marked for safe navigation by the lateral system of buoyage.
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