South Atlantic
geographical name — see Atlantic Ocean

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • South Atlantic League — Infobox sports league pixels = 150px caption = South Atlantic League logo sport = Baseball founded = 1980 motto = teams = 16 country = USA champion = Augusta GreenJackets folded = website = [ Official Website]… …   Wikipedia

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