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ˈfɒgˌhɔrn, ˈfɔg-Foghorn

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  1. foghorn, fogsignalnoun

    a loud low warning signal that can be heard by fogbound ships

  2. foghornnoun

    a warning device consisting of a horn that generates a loud low tone


  1. foghornnoun

    A horn that emits a loud low-pitched sound, used on ships navigating in a fog, to warn other ships of their presence.


  1. foghornnoun

    A very loud low-pitched horn, used especially in lighthouses and on large boats.


  1. Foghorn

    A foghorn or fog signal or fog bell is a device that uses sound to warn vehicles of navigational hazards or boats of the presence of other vessels in foggy conditions. The term is most often used in relation to marine transport. When visual navigation aids such as lighthouses are obscured, foghorns provide an audible warning of rocks, shoals, headlands, or other dangers to shipping.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Foghorn in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Foghorn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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