Meaning of ALASKA in English

ALASKA

A ‧ las ‧ ka /əˈlæskə/ BrE AmE ( written abbreviation AK )

the largest state in the US, which is northwest of Canada and separated from the main part of the US. It has very cold weather and a lot of ice and snow. Alaska has an important oil and gas industry.

—Alaskan noun , adjective

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.