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English Dictionary: anchorage by the DICT Development Group
4 results for anchorage
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
anchorage
n
  1. the condition of being secured to a base; "the plant needs a firm anchorage"; "the mother provides emotional anchorage for the entire family"
  2. a fee for anchoring
  3. a city in south central Alaska; "Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska"
  4. place for vessels to anchor
    Synonym(s): anchorage, anchorage ground
  5. the act of anchoring
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Anchorage \An"chor*age\, n.
      1. The act of anchoring, or the condition of lying at anchor.
  
      2. A place suitable for anchoring or where ships anchor; a
            hold for an anchor.
  
      3. The set of anchors belonging to a ship.
  
      4. Something which holds like an anchor; a hold; as, the
            anchorages of the Brooklyn Bridge.
  
      5. Something on which one may depend for security; ground of
            trust.
  
      6. A toll for anchoring; anchorage duties. --Johnson.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Anchorage \An"cho*rage\, n.
      Abode of an anchoret.

From U.S. Gazetteer (1990) [gazetteer]:
   Anchorage, AK (Borough, FIPS 20)
      Location: 61.17837 N, 149.18642 W
      Population (1990): 226338 (94153 housing units)
      Area: 4396.9 sq km (land), 683.4 sq km (water)
   Anchorage, AK (city, FIPS 3000)
      Location: 61.17837 N, 149.18642 W
      Population (1990): 226338 (94153 housing units)
      Area: 4396.9 sq km (land), 683.4 sq km (water)
      Zip code(s): 99501, 99502, 99503, 99504, 99507, 99508, 99515, 99516, 99517, 99518
   Anchorage, KY (city, FIPS 1504)
      Location: 38.27022 N, 85.53810 W
      Population (1990): 2082 (684 housing units)
      Area: 7.9 sq km (land), 0.0 sq km (water)
      Zip code(s): 40223
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