Akiak Vocabulary

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  • 1. Akiak Tier 2 Words

2. corps

  • a group

3. interpreter

  • A person who translates different languages

4. supplies

  • Important things people need

5. territory

  • Land area

6. proposed

  • suggested

7. accompany

  • Go with

8. route

  • Path or way

9. landmark

  • Important place

10. Akiak Tier 1 Words 11. blizzard

  • a blizzard is a snowstorm with strong winds.

12. courageous

  • brave; fearless

13. checkpoint

  • a place along a route where people sign in

14. experienced

  • having the knowledge to do a task

15. musher

  • The driver of a dogsled team

16. rugged

  • having a rough, uneven surface

17. vowed

  • promised

18. volunteer

  • someone who helps free of charge

19. whiteout

  • heavy clouds over snow that lead to completely white conditions that make it impossible to see

20. refuge

  • a safe or covered place out of bad weather

21. burrowed

  • dug a hole like a small animal

22. squinted

  • looked with eyes partly open

23. remote

  • distant; far from cities or towns

24. purebred

  • animals coming from many generations of the same breed or kind

25. trailhead

  • a place where a trail begins