pacific

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lofty fir of the Pacific coast of northwestern America having long curving branches and deep green leaves Abies grandis , giant fir , grand fir , lowland fir , lowland white fir
port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico; known for beaches and water sports (including cliff diving) Acapulco , Acapulco de Juarez
maple of the Pacific coast of the United States; fruits are white when mature Acer negundo Californicum , California box elder
small genus of trees of tropical Asia and Pacific areas Adenanthera , genus Adenanthera
United States admiral of the Pacific fleet during World War II who used aircraft carriers to destroy the Japanese navy (1885-1966) Admiral Nimitz , Chester Nimitz , Chester William Nimitz , Nimitz
tall evergreen of the Pacific coast of North America often cultivated for ornament Alaska cedar , Chamaecyparis nootkatensis , Nootka cypress , yellow cedar , yellow cypress
large edible crab of northern Pacific waters especially along the coasts of Alaska and Japan Alaska crab , Alaska king crab , Alaskan king crab , king crab , Paralithodes camtschatica
of Pacific coast from Alaska southward to California Alaska fur seal , Callorhinus ursinus
archipelago in the North Pacific extending southwestern from Alaska Aleutian Islands , Aleutians
large tree of Pacific coast of North America having hard red wood much used for furniture Alnus rubra , Oregon alder , red alder
state in the United States in the central Pacific on the Hawaiian Islands Aloha State , Hawai'i , Hawaii , HI
shad of Atlantic coast of North America; naturalized to Pacific coast Alosa sapidissima , common American shad
ornamental ginger native to Pacific islands Alpinia purpurata , red ginger
first woman aviator to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic (1928); while attempting to fly around the world she disappeared over the Pacific (1898-1937) Amelia Earhart , Earhart
North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776 America , the States , U.S. , U.S.A. , United States , United States of America , US , USA
erect to spreading hairy shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having racemes of red to indigo flowers Amorpha californica , bastard indigo , false indigo
mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast Andes
highly variable species of very large primitive ferns of the Pacific tropical areas with high rainfall angiopteris , Angiopteris evecta , giant fern
fish having a luminous organ beneath eye; of warm waters of the western Pacific and Puerto Rico anomalops , flashlight fish
large peninsula of Antarctica that extends some 1200 miles north toward South America; separates the Weddell Sea from the South Pacific Antarctic Peninsula , Palmer Peninsula
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