a current in the Pacific Ocean that flows eastward between latitudes 40° and 50° N.
- Aleutian islands
an archipelago extending SW from the Alaska Peninsula: part of Alaska. Contemporary Examples Alexandra Gutierrez is a reporter based in the Aleutian Islands and a columnist for Pacific Fishing. Ted Stevens’ Final Chapter Alexandra Gutierrez August 10, 2010 Historical Examples I am told that we have cousins living down in the Aleutian Islands who are […]
- Aleutian range
a mountain range extending along the eastern coast of the Alaska Peninsula. Highest peak, Mt. Katmai, 6715 feet (2047 meters). Historical Examples Behind the gray cliffs of the peninsula float the snow-peaks of the Aleutian Range. Alaska Ella Higginson
a fry, especially a salmon, whose yolk is depleted. Historical Examples The alevin stage was that in which the fish give least trouble, the stage I am now describing is that in which they give most. Amateur Fish Culture Charles Edward Walker The alevin stage is the stage in which the least mortality should be […]
a male given name, form of . Contemporary Examples Alex Massie on how Britain’s unruly mob helps the prime minister. The Royal Attack Rocking Britain Alex Massie December 9, 2010 Now, says Alex S. Jones, a longtime observer of The New York Times Company, their future looks even dimmer. Suicide at The Globe Alex S. […]
a female given name, form of . Contemporary Examples Sitting with Alexa in a golf cart during the film, her dad jokes: “What do you say when I ask for a day off?” Meet the Pint-Sized Pro Golfers of Netflix’s ‘The Short Game’ Abby Haglage December 11, 2013 In New York, she is signed to […]