occasional light

occasional light

[ə′kāzh·ən·əl ¦līt]
(navigation)
A light not regularly exhibited for navigation purpose.
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That exactly in the ratio as they worked long and monotonously, the craving grew within them for some physical relief - some relaxation, encouraging good humour and good spirits, and giving them a vent - some recognized holiday, though it were but for an honest dance to a stirring band of music - some occasional light pie in which even M'Choakumchild had no finger - which craving must and would be satisfied aright, or must and would inevitably go wrong, until the laws of the Creation were repealed?
Tobacco he detested, beer he abhorred, and he was never known to drink anything stronger than an occasional light wine at dinner.
Occasional light airs were felt, however, and Wolf Larsen patrolled the poop constantly, his eyes ever searching the sea to the north-eastward, from which direction the great trade-wind must blow.
2 Weather Cloudy with occasional light rain in the afternoon.
We've got a wet couple of days Tuesday and Wednesday with rain and showers, but after that it looks largely dry with a risk of on occasional light shower," said clerk of the course Chris Stickels.
Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon will be partly cloudy to cloudy with occasional light rains and isolated rain showers.
A few areas in western Kenya, especially those to the south of the Lake Victoria and the southern parts of central Rift Valley are, however, likely to experience occasional light to moderate rainfall that may occasionally spread to the central region including Nairobi,' Ambenje said.
There is a chance of occasional light rains in the afternoon and night.
Gratitude", the debut recording of Jonah Littlesunday, accents Native American flute playing with an occasional light touch from Native percussion, and draws the listener in to its musical theme of unity, peace, and respect for the land itself.
The crowd stretched westward on a cool day of occasional light rain.
The effect of the southwest monsoon or habagat has weakened but is still expected to bring occasional light to moderate rains with isolated thunderstorms over Palawan, Pagasa said on Saturday morning.
Her distinctive vocal tone and occasional light rasp instinctively capture the emotional essence of each heartfelt performance.