- Cape, a promontory on an island off the E coast of North Carolina.
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Hatteras withdrew the poker, and instantly plunged it in the wall.
No, Hatteras, you have not sacrificed your personal antipathies.
Hatteras went outside, and paced up and down with rapid strides.
He was implicitly trusted by all, even by Hatteras, who cherished a deep affection for him.
Hatteras still said nothing, but buried his head in his hands.
- Cape Hatteras a promontory off the E coast of North Carolina, on Hatteras Island, which is situated between Pamlico Sound and the Atlantic: known as the "Graveyard of the Atlantic" for its danger to shipping
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