Narragansett Bay

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Narragansett Bay

A deep inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in eastern Rhode Island.
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Narragansett Bay

n
(Placename) an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Rhode Island: contains several islands, including Rhode Island, Prudence Island, and Conanicut Island
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Nar′ragan′sett Bay′


n.
an inlet of the Atlantic in E Rhode Island. 28 mi. (45 km) long.
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Noun1.Narragansett Bay - a deep inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in Rhode IslandNarragansett Bay - a deep inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in Rhode Island
Little Rhody, Ocean State, Rhode Island, RI - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies; the smallest state
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