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a fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a distance

a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes

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a tower with a light that gives warning of shoals to passing ships

shine like a beacon

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guide with a beacon

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Beacon has a number of projects in development, including the Long Dock Hotel and Conference Center, the condominium projects East Main Mills and Beacon Glen, and the rebuilding of the incline railway to the top of Mt.
When I've pinpointed the location of the beacon, mine beeps continuously and a second skier begins to investigate with an avalanche probe - a long metal wand.
Beacon is a stunning accomplishment--and an unlikely one.
But while Carey carefully places Beacon in the contemporary political context, he unfortunately does not point out, as he has done in his subsequent work on Beacon, that Solon His Follie was intended as a veiled assault on Lord Burghley's protege Sir William Fitzwilliam, and could thus be seen as a minor part of the power struggle between Burghley and the earl of Essex.
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All of the units are being offered by Beacon Power under an effective shelf registration statement previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Beacon Tower's 79 condominiums were designed by architectural firm Cetra/Ruddy Inc.
Solution Beacon Solution Architects have co-authored the book with Barb Matthews of OnCallDBA.
This regionalization is simply a positive outcome of our growth and by placing our consultants in the backyards of our client's, we will continue to be the number one service consulting firm in the industry ensuring our ability to make the satisfaction guarantee that has become synonymous with Beacon Partners.
Chair, The Beacon Council and a member of the Judges' Committee.
an international energy industry consulting firm, was commissioned by Beacon Power as a subcontractor under a previously announced contract to design a 20-megawatt Smart Energy Matrix frequency regulation power plant.
With Drift we're introducing another beautifully crafted device to our portfolio, and we're debuting GPS-enabled services like Google Maps[TM] for mobile and Buddy Beacon.
The field trial data we presented in Washington clearly demonstrates that our flywheel systems are ideally suited to the grid frequency regulation application," said Bill Capp, Beacon Power president and CEO.
This flywheel system is the cornerstone of our commercial Smart Energy Matrix, and we're very pleased that our team was able to progress from specification to initial operation two months ahead of schedule," said Bill Capp, Beacon Power president and CEO.
NASDAQ:GFSI), a provider of technology solutions for financial institutions, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Atlanta-based Beacon Software, Inc.