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Oyster Bay

noun
1.
a town on the N shore of Long Island, in SE New York. Theodore Roosevelt homestead nearby.
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  • Removed his business offices to Oyster Bay for the summer.August 11.

  • Apsley—a river in the county of Glamorgan, falling into Oyster Bay.

  • A copter cab driver was hurrying with his fare from Manhattan to Oyster Bay.

    The Stutterer R.R. Merliss
  • He had shipped only in order to reach his home near Oyster Bay.

    The Motor Boat Club in Florida H. Irving Hancock
  • What an awful outlook for this summer when we open the house at Oyster Bay!

    The Green Mouse

    Robert W. Chambers
  • She now directed the boy to a house at Oyster Bay where she said there was a man who would assist him to escape.

  • He is reported to have rejoiced that Negro children were going to school with his children at Oyster Bay.

    Shadow and Light

    Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
  • Then there is the humorous news-agent who takes charge of the smoking car between Jamaica and Oyster Bay.

    Plum Pudding

    Christopher Morley
  • And at night, though drooping a little in the heat and dimness of those Oyster Bay smoking cars, he is dumped down and set free.

    Plum Pudding

    Christopher Morley
  • At thirteen he started playing on a proper nine-holes course at Oyster Bay.

    The Happy Golfer Henry Leach

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