Results for arctic

Definitions of arctic:

part of speech: noun

In the United States, a warmly lined waterproof overshoe.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the north; northern; arctic regions, the lands surrounding the north pole; arctic circle, an imaginary line passing round the north pole at a distance of 23 1/ 2° from it; arctic current, an ocean- current which originates in the N. Polar regions, and flows southwards to the equator; arctic sea, the sea lying around the N. pole.

part of speech: adjective

Relating to the region of the north pole; polar; northern; frigid.

part of speech: adjective

Relating to the constellation the Great Bear, or the north.

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