Pigs, Bay of

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geographical name \ˈpigz\
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Bahía de Cochinos

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Definition of Pigs, Bay of

  1. inlet of the Caribbean Sea on the southern coast of western Cuba In April 1961, the Bay of Pigs was the scene of a failed U.S.-backed attempt at invasion of Cuba by Cuban forces opposed to the rule of Fidel Castro.


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