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British English: /ˈsɛməfɔː/
American English: /ˈsɛməˌfɔr/

Translation of semaphore in German:


  • 2 (system)
    Winken Neutr.
    semaphore alphabet
    Winkeralphabet Neutr.

intransitive verb

  • semaphore to somebody
    jemandem ein Winksignal übermitteln

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