Associations to the word «Atlantic»


ATLANTIC, proper noun. The Atlantic Ocean.
ATLANTIC, proper noun. A branch of the Niger-Congo languages spoken along the Atlantic coast in West Africa.
ATLANTIC, adjective. Pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.
ATLANTIC, adjective. Pertaining to locations adjacent to or in the vicinity of the Atlantic Ocean, such as the British Isles in Northwestern Europe, or the eastern seaboard of the USA.
ATLANTIC, adjective. Pertaining to the legendary island of Atlantis.
ATLANTIC, adjective. Pertaining to the Atlantic language family.
ATLANTIC, adjective. Descended from the legendary Atlas.
ATLANTIC CANADA, proper noun. The Atlantic provinces.
ATLANTIC COAST LEOPARD FROG, noun. A true frog of the species Rana kauffeldi, native to the lower Delaware River valley, northern New Jersey, and southeastern New York.
ATLANTIC COD, noun. A sea fish, the Gadus morhua.
ATLANTIC CODS, noun. Plural of Atlantic cod
ATLANTIC HALIBUT, noun. Hippoglossus hippoglossus, a species of halibut, a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae.
ATLANTIC HERRING, noun. Clupea harengus, an abundant species of herring and an important food fish living in the North Atlantic.
ATLANTIC HERRINGS, noun. Plural of Atlantic herring
ATLANTIC ISLES, proper noun. The British Isles, especially as used to avoid associations with British nationality or citizenship.
ATLANTIC OCEAN, proper noun. The ocean lying between the Americas to the west and Europe and Africa to the east.
ATLANTIC POLLOCK, noun. European pollock, Pollachius pollachius.
ATLANTIC POLLOCKS, noun. Plural of Atlantic pollock
ATLANTIC POMFRET, noun. Brama brama, the largest species of the pomfret family Bramidae, found in Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans.
ATLANTIC POMFRETS, noun. Plural of Atlantic pomfret
ATLANTIC PROVINCES, proper noun. New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador.
ATLANTIC PUFFIN, noun. A species of puffin (Fratercula arctica).
ATLANTIC PUFFINS, noun. Plural of Atlantic puffin
ATLANTIC SALMON, noun. A species of fish of the Salmonidae family, Salmo salar.
ATLANTIC SALMONS, noun. Plural of Atlantic salmon
ATLANTIC STANDARD TIME, proper noun. The time of day in the time zone that encompasses the east coast of Canada - which sits on the Atlantic Ocean , hence the name Atlantic Standard Time.
ATLANTIC STONE, noun. (obsolete) ivory
ATLANTIC TOMCOD, noun. A gadiform fish of northwest Atlantic, Microgadus tomcod.

Dictionary definition

ATLANTIC, noun. The 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east.
ATLANTIC, adjective. Relating to or bordering the Atlantic Ocean; "Atlantic currents".

Wise words

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