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lighthouse

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a tower that is built on or near the shore and that has a powerful illuminated signal to guide ships away from danger
  • The sailor spotted the lighthouse in the distance.

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The first known use of lighthouse was in 1622

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“Lighthouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lighthouse. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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