Sable, Cape

geographical name
Sa·​ble, Cape | \ ˈsā-bəl How to pronounce Sable, Cape (audio) \

Definition of Sable, Cape

1 cape that encloses a bay at the southwestern tip of Florida and that is the southernmost point of the U.S. mainland, at about 25°7′ north
2 headland facing the Atlantic in eastern Canada on an islet south of Cape Sable Island, which is 7 miles (11 kilometers) long and is located at the southern end of Nova Scotia

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“Sable, Cape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sable%2C%20Cape. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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