of or relating to the atlas.
atlantal at·lan·tal (āt-lān’təl, ət-)
Characteristic of or relating to the atlas.
- Atlantic charter
the joint declaration of President Roosevelt and Prime Minister Churchill (August 14, 1941) resulting from a conference at sea, setting forth the peace aims of their governments for the period following World War II. The declaration was later endorsed by a number of countries and incorporated in the purposes of the United Nations. noun the […]
- Atlantic city
a city in SE New Jersey: seashore resort. Contemporary Examples He recently opposed instituting sports betting in Atlantic City. Buzz Bissinger on the NFL’s No Good, Very Bad Season Buzz Bissinger January 1, 2013 Harry will NOT repeat NOT now be spending a few days privately in Atlantic City. Prince Harry’s U.S. Tour: Rolling Updates […]
- Atlantic croaker
See under (def 2). a person or thing that . any of several sciaenoid fishes that make a noise, especially Micropogonias undulatus (Atlantic croaker) found off the Atlantic coast of the southern U.S. a person who grumbles or forebodes evil. Slang. . noun an animal, bird, etc, that croaks any of various mainly tropical marine […]
- Atlantic intracoastal waterway
See under . a mostly inland water route, partly natural and partly artificial, extending 1550 miles (2500 km) along the Atlantic coast from Boston to Florida Bay (Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway) and 1116 miles (1800 km) along the Gulf coast from Carrabelle, Fla., to Brownsville, Tex. (Gulf Intracoastal Waterway) constructed to protect small craft from the […]