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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern Alaska on an inlet of Prince William Sound. A military base during World War II, it is the southern terminus of the oil pipeline from Prudhoe Bay. An oil spill in the waters of the sound caused extensive environmental damage in 1989. Population: 4,000.

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  • proper n. A city in Alaska.

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  • n. a port on Alaska's southern coast from which oil is shipped to markets around the world

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