Meaning of ALASKA in English

ALASKA

I. əˈlaskə, -laas- adjective

Usage: usually capitalized

Etymology: from Alaska, state of the U.S., from Russian Alashka, from Aleut alakshak peninsula

: of or from the territory or state of Alaska : of the kind or style prevailing in Alaska : alaskan

II. noun

( -s )

Usage: sometimes capitalized

: a storm rubber having a rubberized cloth vamp

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