bell buoy

noun

Definition of bell buoy

: a buoy with a bell rung by the action of the waves

First Known Use of bell buoy

1823, in the meaning defined above

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“Bell buoy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bell%20buoy. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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