Antarctic

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Antarctic Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the region around the south pole: Antarctica and surrounding waters
  • at or near the south pole
  • of or relating to Antarctica

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the region around the south pole: Antarctica and surrounding waters

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Antarctic Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


The Antarctic is the area around the Earth's South Pole. It is opposite the Arctic region which is around the North Pole. The Antarctic includes the continent of Antarctica and the ices, waters and islands in the Southern Ocean.



Antarctic Sample Sentences in News


  • Cold hard facts: Underwater robot measures Antarctic sea ice
    By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Measuring the thickness of Antarctic sea ice, an important gauge of environmental conditions in this remote polar region in a time of global climate change, has proven to be a tricky task. But an underwater robot is providing a nice solution. Satellite measurements can be skewed by surface snow, and some ice floes are simply t Read more on this news related to 'Antarctic'
  • Robot Reveals Surprisingly Thick Antarctic Sea Ice
    An underwater survey suggests that assumptions about ice surrounding the continent should be questioned -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Read more on this news related to 'Antarctic'
  • Underwater robot allows scientists to map uncharted Antarctic sea ice
    A technological revolution has reach the Antarctic, where scientists successfully used an underwater sub to gauge the thickness of the sea ice Read more on this news related to 'Antarctic'

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