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Definitions of sos in various dictionaries:

noun - an internationally recognized distress signal in radio code

noun - the syllable naming the fifth (dominant) note of any musical scale in solmization

noun - the fifth tone of the diatonic musical scale


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Possible Jeopardy Clues
"If you're ever in a jam, here I am, if you're ever in a mess", send this distress signal
It was first transmitted by the USS Arapahoe off Cape Hatteras on August 11, 1909
Adopted in 1906 by international agreement, this became the telegraph's standard distress signal
If you need to semaphore for help, these 3 letters here will do just fine
(Sarah gives the clue.) This signal was chosen because it was easy to remember and quick to send
The radio operators used Morse code to send out the CQD distress call, as well as this newer one
Geographic Matches
Sos, Aragon, SPAIN
Sos, New Ireland, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Sos, Aquitaine, FRANCE
Sos, Northern, SIERRA LEONE
Sos, Xocavand, AZERBAIJAN
Sos, Maradi, NIGER
sos, Kefallinia, GREECE
Sos, Erzurum, TURKEY
Sos description
SOS is the International Morse code distress signal (); the bar over it indicates to omit the normal gaps between the letters. It is used as a start-of-message mark for transmissions requesting help when loss of life or catastrophic loss of property is imminent, as opposed to CT = KA which precedes a routine message. Other prefixes are assigned for mechanical breakdowns and requests for medical assistance.
* This distress signal was first adopted by the German government radio regulations effective 1 April 1905, and became the worldwide standard under the second International Radiotelegraphic Convention, which was signed on 3 November 1906, and became effective on 1 July 1908. SOS remained the maritime radio distress signal until 1999, when it was replaced by the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System. SOS is still recognized as a visual distress signal.The SOS distress signal is a continuous sequence of three dots, three dashes, and three dots, with no spaces between the letters (n
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