Buzzards Bay


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Buz·zards Bay

 (bŭz′ərdz)
An inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in southeast Massachusetts connected with Cape Cod Bay by the Cape Cod Canal.
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Buz′zard's Bay′


n.
an inlet of the Atlantic, in SE Massachusetts. 30 mi. (48 km) long.
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Noun1.Buzzards Bay - an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in southeastern Massachusetts
Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean - the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east
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New Bedford, an hour's drive south of Boston, was the perfect base for relaxing in the sun at scenic spots dotted along nearby Buzzards Bay.