fogdog

or fog dog

[ fog-dawg, -dog, fawg ]

noun
  1. a bright spot sometimes seen in a fog bank.

Origin of fogdog

1
First recorded in 1865–70; see origin at fog1, sundog

Words Nearby fogdog

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British Dictionary definitions for fogdog

fogdog

/ (ˈfɒɡˌdɒɡ) /


noun
  1. a whitish spot sometimes seen in fog near the horizon: Also called: seadog

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