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transatlantic

[trans-uh t-lan-tik, tranz-]
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adjective
  1. crossing or reaching across the Atlantic: a transatlantic liner.
  2. situated beyond the Atlantic.
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Origin of transatlantic

First recorded in 1770–80; trans- + Atlantic
Related formstrans·at·lan·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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Related Words

awayabroadforeignacrosstransatlantictransoceanictranspacificoverseatransmarine

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transatlantic

adjective
  1. on or from the other side of the Atlantic
  2. crossing the Atlantic
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