buoys: Associated Words
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  • mooring
    • noun a place where a craft can be made fast
      berth; moorage; slip.
    • noun (nautical) a line that holds an object (especially a boat) in place
      mooring line.

  • bobbing
    • noun a former monetary unit in Great Britain
      British shilling; shilling.
    • noun a hair style for women and children; a short haircut all around

  • midchannel
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  • houseboat
    • noun a barge that is designed and equipped for use as a dwelling

  • unlighted
    • adjective not set afire or burning
      unlit.
      • the table was bare, the candles unlighted
      • held an unlit cigarette
    • adjective satellite without illumination
      unilluminated; lightless; unlit.
      • came up the lightless stairs
      • the unilluminated side of Mars
      • through dark unlighted (or unlit) streets

  • bobbed
    • noun a former monetary unit in Great Britain
      British shilling; shilling.
    • noun a hair style for women and children; a short haircut all around

  • sonar
    • noun a measuring instrument that sends out an acoustic pulse in water and measures distances in terms of the time for the echo of the pulse to return
      asdic; echo sounder.
      • sonar is an acronym for sound navigation ranging
      • asdic is an acronym for antisubmarine detection investigation committee

  • marking
    • noun a distinguishing symbol
      marker; mark.
      • the owner's mark was on all the sheep
    • noun a pattern of marks

  • moored
    • noun one of the Muslim people of north Africa; of mixed Arab and Berber descent; converted to Islam in the 8th century; conqueror of Spain in the 8th century
    • noun open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss
      moorland.

  • clanged
    • noun a loud resonant repeating noise
      clank; crash; clash; clangour; clangoring; clangor.
      • he could hear the clang of distant bells
    • verb make a loud noise
      clangor.
      • clanging metal

  • navigational
  • instrumented
    • noun a device that requires skill for proper use
    • noun the means whereby some act is accomplished
      tool.
      • my greed was the instrument of my destruction
      • science has given us new tools to fight disease

  • buoys
    • noun bright-colored; a float attached by rope to the seabed to mark channels in a harbor or underwater hazards
    • verb float on the surface of water

  • spar
    • noun any of various nonmetallic minerals (calcite or feldspar) that are light in color and transparent or translucent and cleavable
    • noun a stout rounded pole of wood or metal used to support rigging

  • deployed
    • verb place troops or weapons in battle formation
    • verb to distribute systematically or strategically
      • The U.S. deploys its weapons in the Middle East

  • drifting
    • noun aimless wandering from place to place
    • verb be in motion due to some air or water current
      blow; be adrift; float; drift.
      • The leaves were blowing in the wind
      • the boat drifted on the lake
      • The sailboat was adrift on the open sea
      • the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore

  • anchored
    • noun a mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving
      ground tackle.
    • noun a central cohesive source of support and stability
      mainstay; backbone; linchpin; lynchpin; keystone.
      • faith is his anchor
      • the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money
      • he is the linchpin of this firm

  • drifter
    • noun a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support
      floater; vagabond; vagrant.

  • clanging
    • adjective satellite having a loud resonant metallic sound
      clangorous.
      • the clangorous locomotive works
      • a clanging gong
    • verb make a loud noise
      clang; clangor.
      • clanging metal

  • lobster
    • noun flesh of a lobster
    • noun any of several edible marine crustaceans of the families Homaridae and Nephropsidae and Palinuridae

  • affixed
    • adjective firmly attached
      • the affixed labels
    • verb attach to
      stick on; affix.
      • affix the seal here

  • marker
    • noun some conspicuous object used to distinguish or mark something
      • the buoys were markers for the channel
    • noun a distinguishing symbol
      marking; mark.
      • the owner's mark was on all the sheep

  • strung
    • adjective that is on a string
      • keys strung on a red cord
    • verb thread on or as if on a string
      draw; string; thread.
      • string pearls on a string
      • the child drew glass beads on a string
      • thread dried cranberries

  • oceanographic
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • floating
    • noun the act of someone who floats on the water
      natation.
    • verb be in motion due to some air or water current
      blow; be adrift; float; drift.
      • The leaves were blowing in the wind
      • the boat drifted on the lake
      • The sailboat was adrift on the open sea
      • the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore

  • mark
    • noun a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
      grade; score.
      • she made good marks in algebra
      • grade A milk
      • what was your score on your homework?
    • noun a distinguishing symbol
      marker; marking.
      • the owner's mark was on all the sheep

  • unlit
    • adjective not set afire or burning
      unlighted.
      • the table was bare, the candles unlighted
      • held an unlit cigarette
    • adjective satellite without illumination
      unilluminated; unlighted; lightless.
      • came up the lightless stairs
      • the unilluminated side of Mars
      • through dark unlighted (or unlit) streets

  • offshore
    • adjective (of winds) coming from the land
      seaward.
      • offshore winds
    • adjective satellite at some distance from the shore
      • offshore oil reserves
      • an offshore island

  • discus
    • noun an athletic competition in which a disk-shaped object is thrown as far as possible
    • noun a disk used in throwing competitions
      saucer.

  • adrift
    • adjective satellite aimlessly drifting
      directionless; rudderless; planless; afloat; aimless; undirected.
    • adjective satellite afloat on the surface of a body of water
      • after the storm the boats were adrift

  • lighted
    • adjective set afire or burning
      lit.
      • the lighted candles
      • a lighted cigarette
      • a lit firecracker
    • verb make lighter or brighter
      light; illuminate; illumine; light up; illume.
      • This lamp lightens the room a bit

  • fairway
    • noun the area between the tee and putting green where the grass is cut short
    • noun the usual course taken by vessels through a harbor or coastal waters

  • streamed
    • noun a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
      watercourse.
    • noun dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas
      current; flow.
      • two streams of development run through American history
      • stream of consciousness
      • the flow of thought
      • the current of history

  • sealskin
    • noun the pelt or fur (especially the underfur) of a seal
      seal.
      • a coat of seal
    • noun a garment (as a jacket or coat or robe) made of sealskin

  • overboard
    • adverb to extremes
      • he went overboard to please his in-laws
    • adverb from on board a vessel into the water
      • they dropped their garbage overboard

  • inflatable
    • adjective satellite designed to be filled with air or gas
      • an inflatable mattress
      • an inflatable boat

  • equipped
    • adjective provided or fitted out with what is necessary or useful or appropriate
      equipt.
      • a well equipped playground
      • a ship equipped with every mechanical aid to navigation
    • verb provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose
      equip; fit out; fit; outfit.
      • The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities

  • nun
    • noun a woman religious
    • noun a buoy resembling a cone
      nun buoy; conical buoy.

  • attached
    • adjective satellite being joined in close association
      affiliated; connected.
      • affiliated clubs
      • all art schools whether independent or attached to universities
    • verb cause to be attached
      attach.

  • noaa
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  • materially
    • adverb with respect to material aspects
      • psychologically similar but materially different
    • adverb to a significant degree
      • it aided him materially in winning the argument

  • winked
    • noun a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)
      instant; blink of an eye; flash; New York minute; twinkling; jiffy; heartbeat; split second; trice.
      • if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash
    • noun closing one eye quickly as a signal

  • unmanned
    • adjective lacking a crew
      remote-controlled.
      • an unmanned satellite to Mars
    • verb cause to lose one's nerve
      unman.
      • an unmanning experience

  • floated
    • noun the time interval between the deposit of a check in a bank and its payment
    • noun the number of shares outstanding and available for trading by the public

  • spaced
    • adjective satellite spaced apart
      separated.
    • verb place at intervals
      space.
      • Space the interviews so that you have some time between the different candidates

  • subsurface
    • adjective beneath the surface
      • subsurface materials of the moon

  • float
    • noun the time interval between the deposit of a check in a bank and its payment
    • noun the number of shares outstanding and available for trading by the public

  • navigation
  • hanging
    • noun decoration that is hung (as a tapestry) on a wall or over a window
      wall hanging.
      • the cold castle walls were covered with hangings
    • noun a form of capital punishment; victim is suspended by the neck from a gallows or gibbet until dead
      • in those days the hanging of criminals was a public entertainment

  • banded
    • adjective identified with a band especially around a leg
      • kept watch for the return of their banded birds
    • verb bind or tie together, as with a band
      band.

  • marked
    • adjective satellite strongly marked; easily noticeable
      pronounced.
      • walked with a marked limp
      • a pronounced flavor of cinnamon
    • verb attach a tag or label to
      mark; tag; label.
      • label these bottles

  • transmit
    • verb transfer to another
      communicate; convey.
      • communicate a disease
    • verb transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
      impart; carry; convey; conduct; channel.
      • Sound carries well over water
      • The airwaves carry the sound
      • Many metals conduct heat

  • tracked
    • adjective having tracks
      • new snow tracked by rabbits
      • tracked vehicles
    • verb carry on the feet and deposit
      track.
      • track mud into the house

  • bob
    • noun a former monetary unit in Great Britain
      British shilling; shilling.
    • noun a hair style for women and children; a short haircut all around

  • breeches
    • noun trousers ending above the knee
      knee pants; knee breeches; knickers; knickerbockers.
    • noun opening in the rear of the barrel of a gun where bullets can be loaded
      rear of tube; breech; rear of barrel.

  • indicating
    • verb be a signal for or a symptom of
      bespeak; signal; betoken; point.
      • These symptoms indicate a serious illness
      • Her behavior points to a severe neurosis
      • The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued
    • verb indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively
      show; designate; point.
      • I showed the customer the glove section
      • He pointed to the empty parking space
      • he indicated his opponents

  • meteorological
    • adjective of or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, especially weather and weather conditions
      meteoric; meteorologic.
      • meteorological factors
      • meteorological chart
      • meteoric (or meteorological) phenomena

  • placed
    • adjective satellite situated in a particular spot or position
      located; set; situated.
      • valuable centrally located urban land
      • strategically placed artillery
      • a house set on a hilltop
      • nicely situated on a quiet riverbank
    • verb put into a certain place or abstract location
      set; pose; place; lay; put; position.
      • Put your things here
      • Set the tray down
      • Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children
      • Place emphasis on a certain point

  • striped
    • adjective satellite marked or decorated with stripes
      stripy.
    • verb mark with stripes
      stripe.

  • dropped
    • noun a shape that is spherical and small
      bead; pearl.
      • he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops
      • beads of sweat on his forehead
    • noun a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)
      driblet; drib.
      • he had a drop too much to drink
      • a drop of each sample was analyzed
      • there is not a drop of pity in that man
      • years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling



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