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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 Crossword Clues|
|Help wanted advertisement?|
|Kind of pad|
|..._ _ _...|
|'___ Titanic' (1979 movie)|
|'...and ___ yours!'|
|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|
|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, Smolensk, RUSSIAN FEDERATION|
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