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semaphore

noun [U] uk   /ˈsem.ə.fɔːr/ us    /-fɔːr/
a system of communication using two flags held in your hands that are moved into different positions to represent different letters, numbers, or symbols
Translations of “semaphore”
in Spanish semáforo…
in French sémaphore…
in German das Flaggenwinken…
in Chinese (Traditional) 旗語…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旗语…
(Definition of semaphore from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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