trans alaska pipeline

Trans-Alaska Pipeline

[trans-uh-las-kuh, tranz-, trans-, tranz-]
noun
a pipeline system opened in 1977 that transports oil 800 miles (1300 km) across Alaska, from Prudhoe Bay on the North Slope S to Valdez harbor.
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trans-alaska pipeline

noun
an oil pipeline that runs 800 miles from wells at Prudhoe Bay to the port of Valdez [syn: Alaskan pipeline
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