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Hatteras

[ hat-er-uhs ]
/ ˈhæt ər əs /
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noun

Cape, a promontory on an island off the E coast of North Carolina.

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Hatteras
/ (ˈhætərəs) /

noun

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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