anchor buoy

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NounEdit

anchor buoy (plural anchor buoys)

  1. (nautical) A small buoy, usually painted a distinctive color, attached to an anchor by a light line and used to indicate the location of the anchor on the bottom.

ReferencesEdit

  • FM 55-501 Marine Crewman’s Handbook

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Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 15:50