Kachemak Bay


Kach·​e·​mak Bay
: of or relating to a Pacific Eskimo and Aleutian culture of about a.d. 100–1700 characterized by sealing and by the development of southwest Alaskan types of artifacts and the introduction of foreign traits

Word History


Kachemak Bay, locality south of Anchorage, south central Alaska, where remains of the culture were discovered

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“Kachemak Bay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kachemak%20Bay. Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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