Translation of "Arctic" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

Arctic

noun uk /ˈɑːk.tɪk/ us /ˈɑːrk.tɪk/
the Arctic

geography the very cold area around the North Pole

北极,北极地区
Polar bears live in the Arctic. 北极熊生活在北极地区。
adjective also arctic uk /ˈɑːk.tɪk/ us /ˈɑːrk.tɪk/

geography, environment belonging or relating to the Arctic

北极的
No trees grow in the Arctic regions. 北极地区不生长树木。

figurative very cold

冰冷的
The North of England has been experiencing Arctic conditions these past few days. 过去的几天里,英格兰北部地区天气极其寒冷。

(Translation of “Arctic” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)