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spar buoy Syllabification: spar bu·oy

Definition of spar buoy in English:


A buoy made of a spar with one end moored so that the other stands up.
Example sentences
  • The unlighted spar buoys are placed in line with the beacons and gas buoys and midway between them.
  • The spar buoy net pens may also be arranged in systems of nets that use one or more spar buoys in common.
  • A combination of yellow spar buoys and black spherical buoys mark the navigable channel which leads between the pearl farm and Slug Island across Talbot Bay to the Horizontal Waterfalls.
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