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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in southeast Massachusetts connected with Cape Cod Bay by the Cape Cod Canal.

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  • n. an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in southeastern Massachusetts


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  • Four decades after a 1969 spill in Buzzards Bay, Mass., scientists compared fiddler crabs in one marsh still tinged by oil to crabs in a nearby marsh that wasn't.

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  • Peter Pereira/Standard Times/Associated Press John Mills broke thick ice around his boat in Fairhaven, Mass., in hopes of taking it out to dive for quahogs in Buzzards Bay Friday.

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  • As the coastal storm moved northward off the New Jersey coast, it strengthened rapidly, growing into a gale center that sliced right across the eastern part of Long Island and through Buzzards Bay in Massachusetts.

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  • It's been more than 40 years since the Florida barge ran aground in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, and spilled 200,000 gallons of fuel oil.

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  • Since early last month, there have been just two bids for the Cleveland Ledge Light Station off Massachusetts in Buzzards Bay.


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