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Pu·get Sound

The southeast part of the Salish Sea in western Washington, extending south from the Strait of Juan de Fuca through Admiralty Inlet. The cities of Seattle, Tacoma, and Olympia are along its shores.
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Puget Sound

(Placename) an inlet of the Pacific in NW Washington. Length: about 130 km (80 miles)
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Pu′get Sound′

(ˈpyu dʒɪt)
an arm of the Pacific, in NW Washington.
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Noun1.Puget Sound - an inlet of the North Pacific in northwestern Washington StatePuget Sound - an inlet of the North Pacific in northwestern Washington State
Evergreen State, WA, Washington - a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
Pacific, Pacific Ocean - the largest ocean in the world
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