Translation of "Antarctic" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ænˈtɑːk.tɪk/ us /-ˈtɑːrk-/
the Antarctic

the very cold area around the South Pole that includes Antarctica and the surrounding seas

la región antártica
The protection of the Antarctic from commercial exploitation is an important goal of environmentalists.
adjective uk /ænˈtɑːk.tɪk/ us /-ˈtɑːrk-/

belonging or relating to Antarctica or the Antarctic

the Antarctic Ocean/Circle/Zone
an Antarctic explorer/expedition

(Translation of “Antarctic” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective, noun /ӕntˈaːktik/

(with the) (of) the area round the South Pole

the Antarctic Ocean
He wanted to become the first person to cross the Antarctic on foot during winter.

(Translation of “Antarctic” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)