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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- E shore of Chesapeake Bay, including all of Md. and Va. east of the Bay
- sometimes, the entire Delmarva Peninsula
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A region of Maryland and Virginia east of Chesapeake Bay.