Meaning of SEMAPHORE in English

SEMAPHORE

n.

Function: verb

Inflected Form: -phored ; -phor · ing

Date: 1893

transitive verb : to convey (information) by or as if by semaphore

intransitive verb : to send signals by or as if by semaphore

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