Matagorda Bay

geographical name
Mat·​a·​gor·​da Bay | \ ˌma-tə-ˈgȯr-də How to pronounce Matagorda Bay (audio) \

Definition of Matagorda Bay

inlet of the Gulf of Mexico 30 miles (48 kilometers) long in southeastern Texas

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