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


  • Antarctic team trains for dark side of Moon
    Scientists in the Antarctic are to be trained in docking a Soyuz spacecraft on to the International Space Station as part of a series of spaceflight simulations designed to study the physical and psychological impact of a future manned... Read more on this news related to 'Antarctic'
  • Weather Gang: Antarctic sea ice gains do not “cancel out” Arctic sea ice losses, NASA finds
    The huge decline in Arctic sea ice since the late 1970s swamps the small gains in Antarctic sea ice, NASA says. Read more on this news related to 'Antarctic'
  • Ice Pilot’s critical mission
    A research voyage in Antarctic waters faces the tyranny of distance and ice during every hour of the six-week voyage. Read more on this news related to 'Antarctic'

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