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Overview of noun beacon

The noun beacon has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) beacon, beacon fire

(a fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a distance)

2. radio beacon, beacon

(a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes)

3. beacon, lighthouse, beacon light, pharos

(a tower with a light that gives warning of shoals to passing ships)

Overview of verb beacon

The verb beacon has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. beacon

(shine like a beacon)

2. beacon

(guide with a beacon) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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