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- proper n. The mainland coast of Spanish America.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the name formerly given to the southern portion of the Caribbean Sea, together with the contiguous coast, embracing the route traversed by Spanish treasure ships from the New to the Old World.
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“It is a new program I have assembled, designed to simulate a pirate sailing vessel circa Earth’s Spanish Main in the early seventeen-hundreds,” Data replied, as he came down to the main deck.
Expedition against the Spanish Main -- Sent to the North Seas in the ALBERMARLE -- Services during the American War.