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Wrangell

[rang-guh l] /ˈræŋ gəl/
noun
1.
Mount, an active volcano in SE Alaska, in the Wrangell Mountains. 14,006 feet (4269 meters).
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  • Wrangell had them as companions on his first Asiatic journey over the Polar ocean.

  • Unalashkan vocabularies by Lisiansky, Wrangell, Resanoff, and others.

    Opuscula Robert Gordon Latham
  • The mail steamer had left Wrangell eight days before, and Mr. Vanderbilt and family had sailed on her to Portland.

    Travels in Alaska John Muir
  • The ten months since Muir had left me had not been spent in idleness at Wrangell.

    Alaska Days with John Muir Samuel Hall Young
  • We left Wrangell early this morning and passed through the Wrangell Narrows at high tide.

    Travels in Alaska John Muir
  • These houses are like those described as being near Wrangell.

  • Mr. Young was then put to bed, and he slept all the way back to Wrangell.

    Travels in Alaska John Muir
  • Stickeen and our Indian crew were the first to leave, embarking for a return trip to Wrangell by canoe.

    Alaska Days with John Muir Samuel Hall Young
  • There were no great house totem poles in front of the houses as there are at Wrangell, Kasaan and elsewhere.

    The Story of Sitka C. L. Andrews
  • All the waters of the channels north of Wrangell are green or yellowish from glacier erosion.

    Travels in Alaska John Muir
British Dictionary definitions for Wrangell

Wrangell

/ˈræŋɡəl/
noun
1.
Mount Wrangell, a mountain in S Alaska, in the W Wrangell Mountains. Height: 4269 m (14 005 ft)
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