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Meaning of “transatlantic” in the English Dictionary

"transatlantic" in British English

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transatlanticadjective

uk   /ˌtræn.zətˈlæn.tɪk/  us   /-zætˈlæn.t̬ɪk/
crossing the Atlantic ​ocean, or ​relating to ​countries on both ​sides of the Atlantic Ocean: transatlantic ​flights a transatlantic ​phonecall
(Definition of transatlantic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"transatlantic" in American English

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transatlanticadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌtræns·ətˈlænt·ɪk, ˌtrænz-/
crossing the Atlantic Ocean: Newfoundland was ​once an ​importantstop for transatlantic ​flights.
(Definition of transatlantic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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