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beaconage

[ bee-kuh-nij ]
/ ˈbi kə nɪdʒ /
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noun Nautical.
a number or system of beacons.
a tax or fee for maintaining beacons.
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Origin of beaconage

First recorded in 1600–10; beacon + -age
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