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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Beacon \Bea"con\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Beaconed (b[=e]"k'nd);
     p. pr. & vb. n. Beaconing.]
     1. To give light to, as a beacon; to light up; to illumine.
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              That beacons the darkness of heaven.  --Campbell.
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     2. To furnish with a beacon or beacons.
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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Beacon \Bea"con\ (b[=e]"k'n), n. [OE. bekene, AS. be['a]cen,
     b[=e]cen; akin to OS. b[=o]kan, Fries. baken, beken, sign,
     signal, D. baak, OHG. bouhhan, G. bake; of unknown origin.
     Cf. Beckon.]
     1. A signal fire to notify of the approach of an enemy, or to
        give any notice, commonly of warning.
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              No flaming beacons cast their blaze afar. --Gay.
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     2. A signal, such as that from a lighthouse, or a conspicuous
        mark erected on an eminence near the shore, or moored in
        shoal water, as a guide to mariners.
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     3. A high hill near the shore. [Prov. Eng.]
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     4. That which gives notice of danger.
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              Modest doubt is called
              The beacon of the wise.               --Shak.
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     5. (Navigation) a radio transmitter which emits a
        characteristic signal indication its location, so that
        vehicles may determine their exact location by locating
        the beacon with a radio compass; -- also called radio
        beacon.
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     5. [fig.] that which provides guidance or inspiration; the
        Constitution has been a beacon for civil rights activists.
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     Beacon fire, a signal fire.
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Din dicționarul WordNet (r) 2.0 :

  beacon
       n 1: a fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a
            distance [syn: beacon fire]
       2: a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for
          navigational purposes [syn: radio beacon]
       3: a tower with a light that gives warning of shoals to passing
          ships [syn: lighthouse, beacon light, pharos]
       v 1: shine like a beacon
       2: guide with a beacon

Din dicționarul Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  210 Moby Thesaurus words for "beacon":
     AM transmitter, FM transmitter, Klaxon, Mayday, RT transmitter,
     Roman candle, SOS, Texas tower, Very flare, aid to navigation,
     air-raid alarm, airport beacon, airway beacon, alarm, alarm bell,
     alarm clock, alarm signal, alarum, alert, all clear,
     amateur transmitter, amber light, anchor light, approach light,
     backfire, balefire, beacon fire, beacons, beam, bell, bell buoy,
     belvedere, blaze, bleachers, blinker, blinker light,
     blinking light, blue peter, bonfire, bridge, buoy, burglar alarm,
     burning ghat, buzzer, campfire, caution light, ceiling light,
     cheerful fire, combustion, conflagration, conning tower, corposant,
     cozy fire, crackling fire, crematory, crostarie, death fire,
     fan marker, fen fire, fiery cross, fire, fire alarm, fire bell,
     fire flag, five-minute gun, flame, flare, flare path, flare-up,
     flashing light, flashing point, flicker, flickering flame,
     fog bell, fog signal, fog whistle, foghorn, forest fire, fox fire,
     funeral pyre, fusee, gale warning, gallery, gazebo, glance,
     go light, gong buoy, grandstand, green light, heliograph,
     high sign, hooter, horn, hue and cry, hurricane warning,
     ignis fatuus, ignition, ingle, international alphabet flag,
     international numeral pennant, kick, lambent flame, leer, light,
     lighthouse, lightship, lookout, loophole, magnesium flare, marker,
     marker beacon, marshfire, microphone, navigation light, nod,
     note of alarm, nudge, observation post, observatory,
     occulting light, open fire, outlook, overlook, parachute flare,
     peanut gallery, peephole, pharos, pilot flag, poke, police whistle,
     prairie fire, pylon, pyre, quarantine flag, racon, radar beacon,
     radiator, radio beacon, radio range beacon, radio transmitter,
     radiomicrophone, radiosonde, raging fire, red flag, red light,
     ringside, ringside seat, rocket, sailing aid, sea of flames,
     semaphore, semaphore flag, semaphore telegraph, sheet of fire,
     sighthole, sign, signal, signal beacon, signal bell, signal fire,
     signal flag, signal flare, signal gong, signal gun, signal lamp,
     signal light, signal mast, signal of distress, signal post,
     signal rocket, signal shot, signal siren, signal tower, siren,
     skyrocket, small-craft warning, smudge fire, spar buoy,
     still alarm, stop light, storm cone, storm flag, storm warning,
     the nod, the wink, three-alarm fire, tocsin, top gallery, touch,
     tower, traffic light, traffic signal, transceiver, transmitter,
     two-alarm fire, two-minute gun, upside-down flag, watch fire,
     watchtower, whistle, white flag, wigwag, wigwag flag, wildfire,
     wind cone, wind indicator, wind sock, wink, witch fire,
     yellow flag  
     
Din dicționarul Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary :

  Beacon
     a pole (Heb. to'ren) used as a standard or ensign set on the
     tops of mountains as a call to the people to assemble themselves
     for some great national purpose (Isa. 30:17). In Isa. 33:23 and
     Ezek. 27:5, the same word is rendered "mast." (See Banner.)
     

Din dicționarul Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856) :

  BEACON. A signal erected as a sea mark for the use of mariners; also, to 
  give warning of the approach of an enemy. 1 Com. Dig. 259; 5 Com. Dig. 173. 
  
  

Din dicționarul U.S. Gazetteer (1990) :

  Beacon, IA (city, FIPS 5050)
    Location: 41.27457 N, 92.68125 W
    Population (1990): 509 (192 housing units)
    Area: 2.6 sq km (land), 0.0 sq km (water)
    Zip code(s): 52534
  Beacon, NY (city, FIPS 5100)
    Location: 41.50415 N, 73.96599 W
    Population (1990): 13243 (5039 housing units)
    Area: 12.3 sq km (land), 0.3 sq km (water)
    Zip code(s): 12508

Din dicționarul U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Beacon, NY -- U.S. city in New York
     Population (2000):    13808
     Housing Units (2000): 5406
     Land area (2000):     4.775167 sq. miles (12.367626 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.113614 sq. miles (0.294258 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    4.888781 sq. miles (12.661884 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            05100
     Located within:       New York (NY), FIPS 36
     Location:             41.504243 N, 73.965576 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     12508
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Beacon, NY
      Beacon
  

Din dicționarul U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Beacon, IA -- U.S. city in Iowa
     Population (2000):    518
     Housing Units (2000): 217
     Land area (2000):     1.006822 sq. miles (2.607656 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.006822 sq. miles (2.607656 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            05050
     Located within:       Iowa (IA), FIPS 19
     Location:             41.275948 N, 92.680733 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     52534
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Beacon, IA
      Beacon
  

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