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Chesapeake Bay

Line breaks: Chesa|peake Bay
Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɛsəpiːk
 
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Definition of Chesapeake Bay in English:

A large inlet of the North Atlantic on the US coast, extending 320 km (200 miles) northwards through the states of Virginia and Maryland.

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