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ætˈlæn tɪkAt·lantic

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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

    Etymology: [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See Atlas and Atlantes.]

  2. Atlantic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the isle of Atlantis

    Etymology: [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See Atlas and Atlantes.]

  3. Atlantic(adj)

    descended from Atlas

    Etymology: [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See Atlas and Atlantes.]

Freebase

  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Atlantic

    at-lan′tik, adj. pertaining to Atlas, or to the Atlantic Ocean.—n. the ocean between Europe, Africa, and America. [From Mount Atlas, in the north-west of Africa, named from the Titan, Atlas.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. atlantic

    The sea which separates Europe and Africa from the Americas, so named from the elevated range called the Atlas Mountains in Morocco.

Editors Contribution

  1. Atlantic

    A type of ocean with known coordinates.

    The Atlantic ocean has known coordinates and is documented on various types of paper and digital maps.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 19, 2017  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce Atlantic?

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How to say Atlantic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Atlantic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Atlantic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Atlantic in a Sentence

  1. James Overland:

    If you think of those two storm centers as kind of a dumbbell with the winds blowing around them, it brought all that warm air up from the Atlantic to near the North Pole.

  2. Ken Parnell:

    Atlantic city took a big hit when those casinos closed and people lost their homes. And now that all seems to be turning around.

  3. Jens Stoltenberg:

    North Atlantic Treaty Organization does not possess or North Atlantic Treaty Organization does n’t sell military equipment, that is something the nations are doing or not doing.

  4. Frank Rose:

    These capabilities are designed to defend NATO Europe against threats from outside the Euro-Atlantic area. They are not directed against Russia.

  5. Keith Richards:

    When we got to Atlantic City.

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