an ocean current flowing counterclockwise in the Gulf of Alaska.
- Alaska-hawaii time
the civil time officially adopted for the region of the 150th meridian, which includes the states of Alaska and Hawaii; two hours behind Pacific time. the civil time officially adopted for a country or region, usually the civil time of some specific meridian lying within the region. The standard time zones in the U.S. (Atlantic […]
- Alaska highway
a highway in NW Canada and Alaska, extending from E British Columbia to Fairbanks: built as a U.S. military supply route 1942. 1523 miles (2452 km) long. Historical Examples The Pennsylvania meadow mouse is an abundant mammal along the Alaska Highway. Mammals taken Along the Alaska Highway Rollin H. Baker noun a road extending from […]
- Alaskan king crab
- Alaska peninsula
a peninsula in SW Alaska. 500 miles (800 km) long. Historical Examples In a few cases the difference is slight, as in kidderi of Alaska Peninsula. The Grizzly Enos A. Mills noun an extension of the mainland of SW Alaska between the Pacific and the Bering Sea, ending in the Aleutian Islands. Length: about 644 […]