[trans-uh t-lan-tik, tranz-]
Origin of transatlantic
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Examples from the Web for trans-atlantic
He announced talks with the European Union to form a Trans-Atlantic Trade Area.Obama's Second Thoughts on China
February 13, 2013
This trans-Atlantic element partly explains the trans-Atlantic success.Americans’ Strange Addiction to ‘Downton Abbey’ Explained!
October 2, 2012
Trans-Atlantic air traffic would have come to an end; no one in their right mind would insure flights.Al Qaeda’s 9/11 Obsession
July 15, 2011
It's high, but you get about 35 milirems on a trans-Atlantic flight.Japan Nuclear Fallout: How Bad Could It Get?
March 12, 2011
Which is why the enormous trans-Atlantic cloud's path over London creates the perfect storm, so to speak.Where Will the Cloud Go?
April 17, 2010
The first trans-Atlantic cable annihilated the water barrier to thought.The Next Step
Their ingenuity in advertising is as good as that of their trans-Atlantic brethren.Nasby in Exile
David R. Locke
Verily, there is little danger of starvation on a voyage by trans-Atlantic steamer.How to Travel
Thomas W. Knox
It was announced that it would soon be tried on trans-Atlantic liners.
It had the tonnage of a small trans-Atlantic liner and the speed of a torpedo boat.The Enemies of Women
Vicente Blasco Ibez
- on or from the other side of the Atlantic
- crossing the Atlantic
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Word Origin and History for trans-atlantic
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