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Synonyms of arctic in English:


  • 1 (Arctic) Arctic waters
    polar, far northern, boreal
  • 2 arctic weather conditions
    (bitterly) cold, wintry, freezing, frozen, icy, glacial, hypothermic, gelid, subzero, polar, Siberian, bone-chilling
    [Antonyms] Antarctic, tropical
  • noun

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  • 1 (the Arctic) a research station in the Arctic
    far north, High Arctic, North Pole, Arctic Circle, North of Sixty
    [Antonyms] Antarctic
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