seamark

seamark

[see-mahrk]
noun
a conspicuous object on land, visible from the sea, serving to guide or warn mariners, as a beacon.

Origin:
1475–85; sea + mark1

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seamark (ˈsiːˌmɑːk)
 
n
nautical an aid to navigation, such as a conspicuous object on a shore used as a guide

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