Alexander Archipelago

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Alexander Archipelago

A group of more than 1,000 offshore islands in the Panhandle of southeast Alaska. The rugged, heavily forested islands are part of the Coast Mountains.
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Alexander Archipelago

(ˌælɪɡˈzɑːndə)
n
(Placename) a group of over 1000 islands along the coast of SE Alaska
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Alexan′der Archipel′ago


n.
an archipelago off the SE coast of Alaska.
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Noun1.Alexander Archipelago - a group of islands off southeastern Alaska
AK, Alaska, Last Frontier - a state in northwestern North America; the 49th state admitted to the union; "Alaska is the largest state in the United States"
Admiralty Island - an Alaskan island in the Alexander Archipelago near Juneau
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