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Atlantic, Atlantic Oceanadjective
the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east
relating to or bordering the Atlantic Ocean
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
of or pertaining to the isle of Atlantis
descended from Atlas
Etymology: [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See Atlas and Atlantes.]
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
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
The sea which separates Europe and Africa from the Americas, so named from the elevated range called the Atlas Mountains in Morocco.
A type of ocean with known coordinates.
The Atlantic ocean has known coordinates and is documented on various types of paper and digital maps.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Atlantic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4071
The numerical value of Atlantic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Atlantic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
…He tried to Cosby me, oh, I was in Atlantic City playing, doing stand-up, and he was doing stand-up in Atlantic City in the same hotel, and at like three o’clock in the afternoon, someone from the hotel came down and said, ‘Oh, you know, Mr. Cosby would really like to meet you up in his hotel suite.’ And I thought, ‘That’s really weird.’ This was like ten years ago. And I said, ‘That’s really weird. I don’t want to go alone.’ I go, I don’t know him. So the three guys I was with—thank God these guys were with me. One was filming and one was like a producer; we were filming something— I brought them up with me to his room and thank God I did, because now I know what would’ve happened if I went up there alone. And I forgot about it when all the stories about Bill Cosby came out. I was like, I didn’t even think of it. Then my friend texted me the other day saying, ‘Do you remember that night we went up to, or that afternoon we went up to Bill Cosby’s and you were so freaked out you made us come with you?’ And I said, ‘Yeah,’ and he said, ‘Hello! You could’ve been one of his victims if we weren’t there.’ And I went, ‘Oh my gosh . . .’ Yeah, so yeah, he’s guilty… I think it’s pretty obvious now.
A tourist attraction wherever it anchors, the ship served as the perfect cover for traffickers as it hopscotched across the Atlantic Ocean and back carrying its illicit cargo.
The storm is expected to create havoc over the central part of the country, then extend eastward into the Mid-Atlantic states.
The primary reasons why we're going above average is the low likelihood of a significant El Niño event and the relative warmth in the tropical( Atlantic) but especially the subtropical eastern Atlantic.
If our ideals of Atlantic interdependence are to mean anything in practice.
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