Outer Banks
geographical name chain of sand islands & peninsulas along North Carolina coast

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Outer Banks — chain of long, narrow, sandy islands, along the coast of N.C. * * * Chain of barrier islands, North Carolina coast, U.S. Extending southward 175 mi (282 km) along the coast, it stretches from the Virginia border to Cape Lookout. Generally covered …   Universalium

  • Outer Banks — chain of long, narrow, sandy islands, along the coast of N.C …   English World dictionary

  • Outer Banks — North Carolina s Outer Banks separating the Atlantic Ocean (east) from Albemarle Sound (north) and Pamlico Sound (south). Orbital photo courtesy NASA. The Outer Banks (also known as OBX) is a 200 mile (320 km) long string of narrow barrier… …   Wikipedia

  • Outer Banks — Karte der Outer Banks Satellitenaufnahme der Outer Banks Die …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Outer Banks — 35° 22′ 25″ N 75° 29′ 43″ W / 35.37365, 75.4953 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Outer Banks — Los Outer Banks de Carolina del Norte separan el Océano Atlántico (este) de la Sonda Albemarle (norte) y la Sonda Pamlico (sur). Orbital photo courtesy NASA. Outer Banks es una cadena de islas que componen la mitad de la costa de Carolina del… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Outer Banks — Cordón litoral paralelo a la costa en el estado de Carolina del Norte en EE.UU. Se extiende hacia el sur por 282 km (175 mi) a lo largo de la costa, desde el límite con el estado de Virginia hasta Cape Lookout. Este cordón litoral está… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Outer Banks — Out′er Banks′ n. pl. geg a chain of sandy barrier islands along the coast of North Carolina …   From formal English to slang

  • Outer Banks — North Carolina’s sand dune islands separated from the mainland by Albemarle, Croatan, Pamlico, and Bogue sounds …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Outer Banks — …   Useful english dictionary

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