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Chesapeake Bay
used in Do You Speak American?

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a large North Atlantic inlet between Virginia and Maryland (fed by Susquehanna River)
  • Maryland's Smith Island, in the Chesapeake Bay, was settled in the late seventeenth century by people originally from southwestern England.
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