Definition of buoyage in English:

buoyage

noun

  • See buoy

    • ‘Take time to study a chart as well as study the buoyage to familiarise yourself with their meaning.’
    • ‘Since Australian buoyage follows the IALA ‘A’ system, it's perhaps just as well that navigation is eyeball style.’
    • ‘It is also useful to remember that buoyage must be related to an up to date chart.’
    • ‘Ask at local marinas, yacht clubs, or bait stores as to the type of buoyage system in use in the area.’
    • ‘Second, buoyage and charting are limited - and there's no Coast Guard or TowBoatU.S. to save your bacon if you skewer your yacht on a reef.’

Pronunciation

buoyage

/ˈbɔɪədʒ/