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  • proper n. A tropical sea in the Western Hemisphere, part of the Atlantic Ocean, southeast of the Gulf of Mexico

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  • n. an arm of the Atlantic Ocean between North and South America; the origin of the Gulf stream

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Examples

  • The space occupied by the whole group is shaped like an irregular triangle extending from the Navidad Bank in the Caribbean Sea at the south-east corner, to Bahama Island in Florida Strait on the north, about 200 miles.

    Christopher Columbus

  • It must blockade Cuba, which entailed the patrol of the Caribbean Sea and the protection of the Atlantic ports, and it must prevent the Spanish Fleet, known to be at the

    Theodore Roosevelt An Intimate Biography

  • “Secondary” stations, such as the Caribbean Sea tracking station on Grand Bahama Island GBI, handled radar and telemetry information only.

    First Man

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