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noun as in mooring

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You reach it via a 30-minute water-taxi ride from the town of Homer, four hours south of Anchorage.

Mouser continued living and working openly in Anchorage during that time.

Beginning in 1988, he worked at a Wash-and-Lube car wash in midtown Anchorage.

In fact, she was in Fairbanks, hundreds of miles from the hotel in Anchorage, on the night of her mother’s hotel room encounter.

That week, the Alaska Federation of Natives convention began in Anchorage.

Those were the last words Charlo Greene said as a reporter for KTVA TV in Anchorage, Alaska.

When: July 18-19 Getting there: There are daily flights to Cordova from both Anchorage and Seattle (via Juneau).

But in many ways, the route from Anchorage to Nome was almost the easy part.

You see that play out in places like Anchorage, the rape capital of the United States, where Native women are targeted in bars.

Soon Shawn will make another trip to Anchorage, a place he described to Karen as "overrated," she says.

Most of the troop transports have left their anchorage and gone back to Mudros for fear of submarines.

So that we were compelled to remain all the next day at the anchorage to shift them.

The boats were therefore hoisted in, and preparations made to leave the anchorage.

This bay very probably affords good anchorage out of the strength of the tides.

The harbor is one of the best and affords safe anchorage for the largest ocean-going vessels.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to anchorage, such as: dock, harbor, haven, port, refuge, and roadstead.

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