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

  • An island of southern Alaska in the Gulf of Alaska east of the Alaska Peninsula. It was the site of the first permanent Russian settlement in the area (1784).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an island off southern Alaska in the Gulf of Alaska; site of the first European settlement in the area which was founded by the Russians in 1784


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