distress signal

noun

Definition of distress signal

: a message that one is in danger The pilot sent out a distress signal before the plane crashed.

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“Distress signal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/distress%20signal. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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