anchor buoy

noun

Definition of anchor buoy

: a buoy attached to or marking the position of an anchor

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First Known Use of anchor buoy

1792, in the meaning defined above

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“Anchor buoy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anchor%20buoy. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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