a town in SE Alaska, on an island in the Alexander Archipelago: the capital of former Russian America.
a town in SE Alaska, in the Alexander Archipelago on W Baranof Island: capital of Russian America (1804–67) and of Alaska (1867–1906). Pop: 8876 (2003 est)
noun 1. (South African) a sitting room; lounge
noun 1. a spruce, Picea sitchensis, of western North America, having long, silvery-white needles, grown as an ornamental. 2. the soft, pale-brown wood of this tree, used for making furniture and in the construction of houses. sitka spruce /ˈsɪtkə/ noun 1. a tall North American spruce tree, Picea sitchensis, having yellowish-green needle-like leaves: yields valuable […]
strife, the second of the two wells dug by Isaac, whose servants here contended with the Philistines (Gen. 26:21). It has been identified with the modern Shutneh, in the valley of Gerar, to the west of Rehoboth, about 20 miles south of Beersheba.
1. a combining form meaning “grain,” “food,” used in the formation of compound words: sitomania; sitosterol. sito- pref. Grain; food: sitotoxin.