Definition of Transatlantic

1. Adjective. Crossing the Atlantic Ocean. "Transatlantic flight"

Partainyms: Atlantic



Definition of Transatlantic

1. a. Lying or being beyond the Atlantic Ocean.

Definition of Transatlantic

1. Adjective. on, from the other side of, spanning or crossing the Atlantic Ocean ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Transatlantic

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Transatlantic

1. 1. Lying or being beyond the Atlantic Ocean. When used by a person in Europe or Africa, transatlantic signifies being in America; when by a person in America, it denotes being or lying in Europe or Africa, especially the former. 2. Crossing the Atlantic Ocean. Origin: Pref. Trans- + Atlantic: cf. F. Transatlantique. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Transatlantic

transamination
transaminations
transanimate
transanimated
transanimates
transanimating
transanimation
transanimations
transannular
transannular strain
transannular strains
transannulated
transannulation
transarterial
transat
transatlantic (current term)
transats
transaudient
transauroral
transaxial plane
transaxle
transaxles
transborder
transboundary
transbuccal
transcalency
transcalent
transcapsidation
transcarbamoylases
transcarbamoylation

Literary usage of Transatlantic

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Dealignment: A New Foreign Policy Perspective by Mary Kaldor, Richard A. Falk, Gerard Holden (1987)
"The confrontational elements of President Reagan's policies vis-a-vis both the East-West conflict and transatlantic differences have intensified diverging ..."

2. Report of the Annual Meeting (1908)
"The Rise and Tendencies of German transatlantic Enterprise. By Professor ERNST VON HALLE, Ph.D. There was no German traffic beyond the seas to speak of ..."

3. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1919)
"transatlantic radio communication is at present maintained by five first class stations, two in America and three in Europe. These stations operate at ..."

4. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, Charles Robert Cross, John Trowbridge, Samuel Kneeland, George Bliss (1855)
"transatlantic TELEGRAPH. In a recent communication to the Journal of the ... The transatlantic cable, if the machinery is multiplied and sixteen machines ..."

5. Sketches from America by John White (1870)
"But, before leaving the subject of transatlantic manners, a word may be added. ... Mr. Trollope hints, as quoted already, that transatlantic independence of ..."

6. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, Charles Robert Cross, John Trowbridge, Samuel Kneeland, George Bliss (1855)
"transatlantic TELEGRAPH. In a recent communication to the Journal of the Frankln ... The transatlantic cable, if the machinery is multiplied and sixteen ..."

7. Sketches from America by John White (1870)
"But, before leaving the subject of transatlantic manners, a word may be added. ... Mr. Trollope hints, as quoted already, that transatlantic independence of ..."

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