from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of southeast Alaska at the head of the Lynn Canal northwest of Juneau. It was a boomtown and the gateway to the Klondike during the gold rush of 1897–1898.

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  • proper noun A city in Alaska, United States

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  • noun a town in southeastern Alaska at the northern end of the Inside Passage; a gateway to the Klondike during the Alaskan gold rush


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