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Antarctic plate

a major tectonic division of the earth’s crust, comprising Antarctica and adjacent ocean basins (the South Indian, Southeast Pacific, and Atlantic-Indian basins) and bounded on the north by the Nazca, South American, African, Indo-Australian, and Pacific plates.


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    the section of the earth’s surface lying between the Antarctic Circle and the South Pole.

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    preventing or curing atrophy. an antatrophic agent.

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