Long Island Sound
geographical name inlet of the Atlantic between Connecticut & Long Island

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Long Island Sound — is an estuary of the Atlantic Ocean and various rivers in the United States that lies between the coast of Connecticut to the north and Long Island, New York to the south. The mouth of the Connecticut River at Old Saybrook, Connecticut empties… …   Wikipedia

  • Long Island Sound — Carte du Long Island Sound (en rose) entre les côtes du Connecticut (au nord) et de Long Island (au sud). Géographie humaine Pays côtier(s) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Long Island Sound — Vista de satélite (NASA Landsat) Ubicación geográfica Océano …   Wikipedia Español

  • Long Island Sound — arm of the Atlantic, between N Long Island & S Conn.: c. 100 mi (161 km) long …   English World dictionary

  • Long Island Sound — Lage des Sunds, im Norden Connecticuts, im Süden Long Island …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Long Island Sound — Sp Lòng Áilando sąsiauris Ap Long Island Sound L V Atlante, JAV (tarp žemyno ir Long Ailando s.) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Long Island Sound — Long Is′land Sound′ n. geg an arm of the Atlantic between Connecticut and Long Island. 90 mi. (145 km) long …   From formal English to slang

  • Long Island Sound — an arm of the Atlantic between Connecticut and Long Island. 90 mi. (145 km) long. * * * Body of water between the southern shore of Connecticut and the northern shore of Long Island, New York, U.S. It connects with the East River and with Block… …   Universalium

  • Long Island Sound — noun a sound between Long Island and Connecticut (Freq. 1) • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sound • Part Holonyms: ↑Long Island, ↑Connecticut, ↑Nutmeg State, ↑Constitution State, ↑CT, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Long Island Sound — The body of water between Long Island and the mainland to the north, not inclusive of the independent bays connected therewith. Tiffany v Oyster Bay, 209 NY 1, 102 NE 585 (Colonial Long Island Charters, bounding grants by the Sound); Re Site for… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Long Island Sound — noun an arm of the Atlantic between Connecticut and Long Island. About 177 km long …   Australian English dictionary

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