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Lutine Bell

Line breaks: Lu¦tine Bell
Pronunciation: /ˈluːtiːn/

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Definition of Lutine Bell in English:

A bell kept at Lloyd’s in London and rung whenever there is an important announcement to be made to the underwriters. It was salvaged from HMS Lutine, which sank in 1799 with a large cargo of gold and bullion.

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