Atlantic


Atlantic
Atlantic At*lan"tic, a. [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See {Atlas} and {Atlantes}.] 1. 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. [1913 Webster]

2. Of or pertaining to the isle of Atlantis. [1913 Webster]

3. Descended from Atlas. [1913 Webster]

The seven Atlantic sisters. --Milton. [1913 Webster] ||


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