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  1. a river in SW Alaska, flowing SW to the Bering Sea. About 724 miles (1170 km) long.
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Historical Examples of kuskokwim

  • But we could not speak with them or get any information from them, for our Kuskokwim interpreter was gone.

    Ten Thousand Miles with a Dog Sled

    Hudson Stuck

  • The valley of the upper Kuskokwim was almost depopulated by it in 1906.

  • And you kept on for the Kuskokwim without any grub, and with no rifle!

  • The Inkalit are neighbours of the Kuskokwim, with whom they are continually at war.

  • The natives of the Kuskokwim country on the west knew it as Denalai, the god, father of the great range.

    The Book of the National Parks

    Robert Sterling Yard

British Dictionary definitions for kuskokwim


  1. a river in SW Alaska, rising in the Alaska Range and flowing generally southwest to Kuskokwim Bay an inlet of the Bering Sea. Length: about 970 km (600 miles)
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