noun, plural at·las·es for 1-3, at·lan·tes [at-lan-teez] /ætˈlæn tiz/ for 5.
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Definition for atlas (2 of 2)
noun, plural At·las·es for 2, 4.
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We camped there over the weekend as we took part in the Pacific Northwest Bumblebee Atlas survey.We Crush, Poison, and Destroy Insects at Our Own Peril - Issue 95: Escape|John Hainze|January 20, 2021|Nautilus
The Atlas buddies are later joined by the dog-like Spot bot, and the ostrich-like Handle robot, which was designed to help out in a warehouse setting.The Boston Dynamics robots are surprisingly good dancers|Stan Horaczek|December 31, 2020|Popular Science
Customers can use Stripe’s credit card fraud detection service, or its Atlas product to form a company in Delaware.Stripe wants to be a $100 billion one-stop shop for small business|John Detrixhe|December 24, 2020|Quartz
AI also helped build the most dynamic brain atlas to date, a “living map” that can continuously incorporate new data and capture individual differences.2020 in Neuroscience, Longevity, and AI—and What’s to Come|Shelly Fan|December 22, 2020|Singularity Hub
Since then, more than 55,000 Americans have died of the virus Atlas advocated letting spread.The new tidal wave of coronavirus deaths has arrived|Philip Bump|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
He would navigate from the cockpit using a road atlas—while snorting cocaine off the map.
Think of the difference between a satellite image and a road atlas.
The Delta IV can carry a larger payload into low earth orbit than the Atlas V, 60,779 lbs.Why Does the USA Depend on Russian Rockets to Get Us Into Space?|P. J. O’Rourke|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Think of the sky chart, the song map, the winter count, and the cloud atlas.
“The lair of the laser loves all of you,” he tells a visiting Atlas Obscura tour group.New York’s Hologram King Is Also the City’s Last Pro Holographer|Nina Strochlic|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sanson's Atlas: a very large atlas by a French geographer in use in Swift's time.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
Once, during the recreation hour, he was turning over the pages of his atlas.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
We have been searching the atlas, and it seems difficult to fill the bill.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
When he addresses himself to battle against the guardian angels, he stands like Teneriffe or Atlas; his stature reaches the sky.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
The mighty Atlas would never sustain it upon his broad shoulders if it did nobody good.The Inhumanity of Socialism|Edward F. Adams
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Cultural definitions for atlas (1 of 2)
A bound collection of maps. Atlases are named after the Greek god Atlas.