Block Island

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Block Island

An island off southern Rhode Island at the eastern entrance to Long Island Sound. Visited by Dutch explorers in 1614, it was settled in 1661.

Block′ Is′land


n.
an island off the coast of and a part of Rhode Island, at the E entrance to Long Island Sound.
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