A tower, usually in a forest, where a lookout is posted to watch for fires and give the alarm
A tower marking some place that is dangerous or important to navigation: typically a very bright light is beamed from its top and often it is equipped with foghorns, sirens, etc., by which ships are guided or warned
A building, place, or institution designed and equipped for making observations of astronomical, meteorological, or other natural phenomena.
A temporary wooden tower built for defensive purposes.
A signal fire, esp. one on a hill, pole, etc.
An event marking an important stage of development or a turning point in history.
A window, balcony, or small tower affording an extensive view.
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