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a cylindrical, unlighted buoy used as a channel marker.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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) a buoy with a flat-topped cylindrical shape above water, marking the left side of a channel leading into a harbour: red in British waters but green (occasionally black) in US waters
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