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buoy

noun [C]
 
 
/bɔɪ/
a floating object used in water to mark dangerous areas for boatsNavigation and shipwrecksBoats and sailing craftPassenger, cargo and military ships
Translations of “buoy”
in Korean 부표…
in Arabic عَوّامة الإِرْشاد…
in French bouée…
in Turkish şamandıra…
in Italian boa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 浮標,航標…
in Russian буй…
in Polish boja…
in Spanish boya…
in Portuguese boia…
in German die Boje…
in Catalan boia…
in Japanese (沖の)ブイ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 浮标,航标…
(Definition of buoy noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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