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Definition of Antarctic


  1. Opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it, and applied especially to a circle, distant from the pole 23 degrees 28 minutes. Thus we say the antarctic pole, circle, ocean, region, current, etc.

Antarctic Translations

antarctic in Afrikaans is Suidpool-, Antarktika
antarctic in Dutch is Zuidelijke IJszee
antarctic in German is Antarktis {f}
antarctic in Swedish is Antarktis