Prudhoe Bay

geographical name Prud·hoe Bay \ ˈprü-(ˌ)dō , ˈprə- ; ˈprüd-(ˌ)hō , ˈprəd- \

Definition of Prudhoe Bay

inlet of the Beaufort Sea in northern Alaska, the site of oil-drilling activities since 1968

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