Definitions for Atlanticætˈlæn tɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

At•lan•ticætˈlæn tɪk(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.

    Category: Geography (places)

  2. of, pertaining to, or situated on the E seaboard of the U.S.

    Category: Peoples, Geography (places)

  3. of or pertaining to the countries bordering the Atlantic Ocean, esp. those of North America and Europe.

    Category: Peoples, Geography (places)

  4. Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Atlantic Ocean.

Origin of Atlantic:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean(adj)

    the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east

  2. Atlantic(adj)

    relating to or bordering the Atlantic Ocean

    "Atlantic currents"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Atlantic(adj)

    of or pertaining to Mt. Atlas in Libya, and hence applied to the ocean which lies between Europe and Africa on the east and America on the west; as, the Atlantic Ocean (called also the Atlantic); the Atlantic basin; the Atlantic telegraph

  2. Atlantic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the isle of Atlantis

  3. Atlantic(adj)

    descended from Atlas


  1. Atlantic

    Atlantic is a city in, and the county seat of, Cass County, Iowa, United States, located along the East Nishnabotna River. The population was 7,112 in the 2010 census, a decline from the 7,257 population in the 2000 census.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Atlantic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4071

Anagrams of Atlantic

  1. Tantalic


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