Canaveral, Cape

geographical name
Ca·​nav·​er·​al, Cape | \ kə-ˈnav-rəl How to pronounce Canaveral, Cape (audio) , -ˈna-və- \
variants: or 1963–73 officially Cape Kennedy \ ˈke-​nə-​dē How to pronounce Cape Kennedy (audio) \

Definition of Canaveral, Cape

cape on the eastern shore of the Canaveral Peninsula in eastern Florida

Note: Cape Canaveral is the site of the Air Force satellite launch station and the John F. Kennedy Space Center.

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“Canaveral, Cape.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cape%20kennedy. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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