- of or relating to the Aleutian Islands.
- an archipelago extending SW from the Alaska Peninsula: part of Alaska.
Also called Aleutians.
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Examples from the Web for aleutian
For the past week, Unalaska—the most populous island on the Aleutian Chain—has seen jaw-dropping sunrises.Radiation Plume Hits Alaska
March 18, 2011
Alexandra Gutierrez is a reporter based in the Aleutian Islands and a columnist for Pacific Fishing.Ted Stevens' Final Chapter
August 11, 2010
It acquired the Aleutian Islands, largely in the Asiatic system.Problems of Expansion
It is among the Aleutian Islands that these animals are chiefly taken.
About this time an attempt was made to plant trees on the Aleutian islands.
The Kadiak baidarka is a little shorter and wider than the Aleutian.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 1
Hubert Howe Bancroft
With him as a guide was Oonga, the chief of a tribe of Aleutian hunters.Wild Folk
- of, denoting, or relating to the Aleutian Islands, the Aleuts, or their language
- another word for Aleut
- a chain of over 150 volcanic islands, extending southwestwards from the Alaska Peninsula between the N Pacific and the Bering Sea
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