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North Slope

noun
1.
the northern coastal area of Alaska, rich in oil and natural gas: so called because it is N of the Brooks Range sloping down to the Arctic Ocean.
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  • On the North Slope, through the ridge that divides the Winthrop and Inter Glaciers.

    Mount Rainier

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  • On the North Slope of the mountain, between the Winthrop and Emmons Glaciers.

    Mount Rainier

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  • I prefer bottom land with sandy loam and similar subsoil, North Slope.

    The Apple Various
  • I prefer bottom land, with black loam and open subsoil, North Slope.

    The Apple Various
  • I prefer bottom land, with sandy loam and clay subsoil, and a North Slope.

    The Apple Various
  • I prefer hilltop, North Slope, soil as deep as possible, and a gumbo subsoil.

    The Apple Various
  • I prefer sandy bottom land near the river, with a North Slope.

    The Apple Various
  • I prefer second bottom, reddish soil, with liver-red subsoil, and a North Slope.

    The Apple Various
  • My location is on hilltop, North Slope, with a black loam soil and clay subsoil.

    The Apple Various
  • My trees are planted on a hilltop, with North Slope, having a black limestone soil.

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