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

  • A deep inlet of the Pacific Ocean in western Washington extending south from the Strait of Juan de Fuca through Admiralty Inlet. It was explored and named by Capt. George Vancouver for his aide, Peter Puget, in 1792.

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  • n. an inlet of the North Pacific in northwestern Washington State


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