[ pam-li-koh ]
/ ˈpæm lɪˌkoʊ /
a sound between the North Carolina mainland and coastal islands.
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British Dictionary definitions for pamlico sound
/ (ˈpæmlɪkəʊ) /
an inlet of the Atlantic between the E coast of North Carolina and its chain of offshore islands. Length: 130 km (80 miles)
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