Definition of Puget Sound in English:

Puget Sound

Syllabification: Pu·get Sound
Pronunciation: /ˌpyo͞ojit ˈsound
 
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An inlet of the Pacific Ocean on the coast of the state of Washington. It is linked to the ocean by the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Seattle is situated on its eastern shore.

Origin

named after Peter Puget, aide to George Vancouver who explored it in 1792.

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