leading mark

noun
\ ˈlē-\

Definition of leading mark

: a conspicuous object (as a prominent landmark easily seen from seaward) that serves as a navigational guide (as in entering or leaving port)

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“Leading mark.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leading%20mark. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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