dan buoy

noun, sometimes capitalized D
\ ˈdan+ˌ- \

Definition of dan buoy

: a floating temporary marker buoy (as one used on fishing grounds or in minesweeping and antisubmarine-warfare operations)

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History and Etymology for dan buoy

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“Dan buoy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dan%20buoy. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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