Alaska, Gulf of

Alaska, Gulf of
geographical name inlet of the Pacific off S Alaska between Alaska Peninsula on W & Alexander Archipelago on E

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  • Gulf of Alaska — noun a gulf of the Pacific Ocean between the Alaska Peninsula and the Alexander Archipelago • Instance Hypernyms: ↑gulf • Part Holonyms: ↑Pacific, ↑Pacific Ocean …   Useful english dictionary

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