Share this entry

Share this page

fog signal

Line breaks: fog sig¦nal

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of fog signal in English:

noun

A small explosive charge which can be placed on a railway line in fog to be set off by the train as a signal to the driver.

Definition of fog signal in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

More on fog signal

Nearby words


Translate fog signal

into Spanish
Word of the day jaunt
Pronunciation: dʒɔːnt
noun
a short excursion or journey made for pleasure