occulting light


noun Navigation.

a beacon having a light covered briefly at regular intervals.

Nearby words

  1. occult balance,
  2. occult blood,
  3. occult fracture,
  4. occult hydrocephalus,
  5. occultation,
  6. occultism,
  7. occultist,
  8. occupancy,
  9. occupant,
  10. occupation

Origin of occulting light

First recorded in 1890–95

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019