Definition of Chappaquiddick Island in English:

Chappaquiddick Island

Syllabification: Chap·pa·quid·dick Is·land
Pronunciation: /ˌCHapəˌkwidik ˈīlənd
A small island in southern Massachusetts, just off the southeastern coast of Martha’s Vineyard, the scene of a car accident in 1969 that involved Senator Edward Kennedy in which his assistant Mary Jo Kopechne drowned.

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