Martha's Vineyard

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Mar·tha's Vineyard

An island of southeast Massachusetts off the southwest coast of Cape Cod. A whaling and fishing center in the 1700s and early 1800s, it is now a popular resort area.

Mar′tha's Vine′yard

an island off SE Massachusetts: summer resort. 6000; 108 sq. mi. (282 sq. km).
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Noun1.Martha's Vineyard - an island summer resort off of Cape CodMartha's Vineyard - an island summer resort off of Cape Cod
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Kennedy and the enduring style icon Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis the man they say was the closest America ever got to having a crown prince of its own died when the light aircraft he was flying crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. He was with his wife, Carolyn, and sister-in-law, Lauren Bessette, and according to medical reports, all three died "instantly" when their plane hit the ocean.
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