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Chesapeake Bay

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noun
  1. an inlet of the Atlantic, in Maryland and Virginia. 200 miles (320 km) long; 4–40 miles (6–64 km) wide.
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Chesapeake Bay

noun
  1. the largest inlet of the Atlantic in the coast of the US: bordered by Maryland and Virginia
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Chesapeake Bay

Large bay on the Atlantic Ocean in the states of Maryland and Virginia.

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