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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.

Puget Sound

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

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
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Positioned regionally to sustain support globally, NAVSUP BSC regional support sites are located in Norfolk, Virginia; Jacksonville, Florida; Puget Sound, Washington; San Diego, California; and Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
First, we used the program ONCOR to assign individuals to 1 of 7 genetic stock groups from a baseline of 131 SNP loci from 148 populations sampled in an area from the Central Valley of California to Puget Sound, Washington. This first tier of GSI assignments provided us with the resolution adequate for determining whether samples originated from the Columbia River Basin or from another region.
Continuing its efforts to help restore marine ecosystems and strengthen resilience against climate change, the Honda Marine Science Foundation will support three projects centered on "living shorelines" along the West Coast: San Francisco Bay Transition Zone Restoration Project in Northern California; Upper Newport Bay Living Shorelines Project in Southern California; and Sunlight Shores Living Shoreline Restoration Project in Puget Sound, Washington.
Reestablishing Olympia oyster populations in Puget Sound, Washington. Washington Sea Grant Program.
-- The Navy recently tested its newly developed Common Control System (CCS) with a submersible unmanned vehicle during a series of underwater missions at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Keyport in Puget Sound, Washington.
Distribution and abundance of fishes occurring in the nearshore surface waters of northern Puget Sound, Washington [thesis].
Boeing's sites in Huntington Beach and El Segundo, California; Puget Sound, Washington; Colorado Springs, Colorado; and Springfield, Virginia, will support the program.
He is the Executive Director at the Institute of Qigong and Integrative Medicine, (http://www.iqim.org/), which is a non-profit institute offering Yi Ren Qigong educational programs and courses for improving health, for healing health conditions, instructional books and DVD's in Seattle and Puget Sound, Washington and nationally.
Taking the locavore movementto heart, Robin pledged for one month to eat only food sourced within a ten-mile radius of her home on Whidbey Island in Puget Sound, Washington. She writes that her sustainable diet not only brought to light society's unhealthy dependency on mass-produced, prepackaged foods but also helped her reconnect with her body and her environment.
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With this formal move the IAM is seeking to force Boeing to place its second 787 final assembly line in Puget Sound, Washington, instead of Charleston, South Carolina.