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Cape Cod
used in Moby Dick

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a peninsula of the Massachusetts Bay (south of Boston) extending into the Atlantic; a popular resort area
  • He was a native of Cape Cod; and hence, according to local usage, was called a Cape-Cod-man.
    Chapters 25-27 — Postscript; Knights and Squires; Knights and Squires (48% in)
  • I saw that under the mask of these half humorous innuendoes, this old seaman, as an insulated Quakerish Nantucketer, was full of his insular prejudices, and rather distrustful of all aliens, unless they hailed from Cape Cod or the Vineyard.
    Chapters 16-18 — The Ship; The Ramadan; His Mark (16% in)

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