Meaning of ALASKA in English
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. 2012