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Kodiak

(ˈkəʊdɪˌæk)
n
(Placename) an island in S Alaska, in the Gulf of Alaska: site of the first European settlement in Alaska, made by Russians in 1784. Pop: 13 466 (2004 est). Area: 8974 sq km (3465 sq miles)
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Ko•di•ak

(ˈkoʊ diˌæk)

n.
an island in the N Pacific, near the base of the Alaska Peninsula. 100 mi. (160 km) long.
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Noun1.Kodiak - an island off southern Alaska in the Gulf of AlaskaKodiak - an island off southern Alaska in the Gulf of Alaska; site of the first European settlement in the area which was founded by the Russians in 1784
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"
2.Kodiak - brown bear of coastal Alaska and British ColumbiaKodiak - brown bear of coastal Alaska and British Columbia
brown bear, Ursus arctos, bruin - large ferocious bear of Eurasia
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Here the old governor lorded it over sixty Russians, who formed the corps of the trading establishment, besides an indefinite number of Indian hunters of the Kodiak tribe, who were continually coming and going, or lounging and loitering about the fort like so many hounds round a sportsman's hunting quarters.
Here his ship would be furnished with about fifty canoes and a hundred Kodiak hunters, and fitted out with provisions, and everything necessary for hunting the sea-otter on the coast of California, where the Russians have another establishment.
Kodiak Robotics Inc., a start-up developing self-driving technology has started its first commercial deliveries with a safety driver behind the wheel.
The Kodiak Island Resort bills itself as "spectacular luxury in the heart of the Alaskan Wilderness." The wilderness fishing resort is located on the shore of Larsen Bay on Kodiak Island and is open from May to October, annually.
An investment firm has acquired Kodiak Gas Services LLC of Houston from The Stephens Group LLC of Little Rock, a private investment firm led by Witt Stephens Jr.
TULSA Alliance Resource Partners announced that its Series A-1 preferred interests in Kodiak Gas Services have been redeemed by Kodiak for a cash payment of $135 million.
24 (BNA): There were no initial reports of damage after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck off Alaska's Kodiak Island early Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning that was later canceled.
AN earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 has struck off Alaska's Kodiak Island, prompting a tsunami warning for a large part of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the US West Coast was under a watch.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- A 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck off Alaska's Kodiak Island early Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning for a large swath of the state's coast.
Kodiak, Alaska, Jan 23 (ONA) A tsunami alert has been