hatteras cape

Hatteras

[hat-er-uhs]
noun
a promontory on an island off the E coast of North Carolina.
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Hatteras (ˈhætərəs)
 
n
Cape Hatteras a promontory off the E coast of North Carolina, on Hatteras Island, which is situated between Pamlico Sound and the Atlantic: known as the "Graveyard of the Atlantic" for its danger to shipping

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