Very light

Ve·​ry light | \ ˈver-ē- How to pronounce Very light (audio) , ˈvir-ē- How to pronounce Very light (audio) \

Definition of Very light

: a pyrotechnic signal in a system of signaling using white or colored balls of fire projected from a special pistol

First Known Use of Very light

1917, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Very light

Edward W. Very †1910 American naval officer

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“Very light.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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