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the condition of being secured to a base

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a fee for anchoring

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a city in south central Alaska

the act of anchoring

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San Diego, San Barbara, Monterey, the bay of San Francisco, and the northern port of Bondago; all afford anchorage for ships of the largest class.
Although he was utterly unable to stand erect or to navigate his body across the deck, he still magnanimously proffered his services to pilot the ship to a good and secure anchorage. Our captain, however, rather distrusted his ability in this respect, and refused to recognize his claim to the character he assumed; but our gentleman was determined to play his part, for, by dint of much scrambling, he succeeded in getting into the weather-quarter boat, where he steadied himself by holding on to a shroud, and then commenced issuing his commands with amazing volubility and very peculiar gestures.
Constantly the Russian strained his eyes into the increasing darkness ahead in vain endeavour to pierce the black shadows which lay between him and the anchorage of the Kincaid.
It is called Green Hill: its name being taken from the faintest tinge of that colour, which at this time of the year is barely perceptible from the anchorage. To complete the desolate scene, the black rocks on the coast are lashed by a wild and turbulent sea.
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Greg Wolf has been the executive director of the World Trade Center in Anchorage since 2002; he previously served as the State of Alaska's director of international trade and market development and was the vice president of oversees projects for AEDC.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska A United Airlines flight from Chicago to Hong Kong was diverted to Anchorage after a passenger was accused of soiling two bathrooms.
Orthodontic implants are an excellent alternative to conventional orthodontic anchorage systems such as intraoral dental anchoring units and extra-oral headgear devices.
Seattle, USA-based carrier Alaska Airlines said it will begin flying nonstop between Anchorage and Phoenix, starting Dec.
Anchorage, AK, June 05, 2013 --(PR.com)-- It is important to find a professional Anchorage private investigator company that has established credibility and trust.
According to (http://www.adn.com/2013/03/05/2813547/crash-victims-hoped-to-volunteer.html) Anchorage Daily News , the Sovojas were planning to volunteer for the Iditarod.
JUNEAU and ANCHORAGE, ALASKA: It takes almost two hours and 600 "air miles" to get from Juneau to Anchorage.
The Anchorage Horn Club performed a program of light and patriotic music at the Alaska State Fair in Palmer In August, and, in December, holiday music at Anchorage's 5th Avenue Mall.
Dubai -- Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) is ready to set up a cold lay-up anchorage for ships which will result in cost savings of over $20,000 per month, officials said Sunday at the Dubai 2010 International Ship Suppliers Association Convention and Exhibition.