an ocean current flowing NE toward the British Isles, formed by the convergence of the Gulf Stream and the Labrador Current SE of Newfoundland.
1. the northern part of the Atlantic Ocean, extending from the equator to the Arctic Ocean.
noun 1. the treaty (1949) signed by 12 countries, providing for the establishment of NATO.
noun 1. . noun 1. the full name of NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) [(nay- toh)] An international organization, begun in 1949. The members have pledged to settle disputes among themselves peacefully and to defend one another against outside aggressors. The founding members of NATO are Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Britain, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, The […]
[at-l-bur-oh, -buhr-oh] /ˈæt lˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ/ noun 1. a city in SE Massachusetts.