"arctic" in the noun sense
1. Arctic, Arctic Zone, North Frigid Zone
the regions to the north of the Arctic Circle centered on the North Pole
2. arctic, galosh, golosh, rubber, gumshoe
a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow
"arctic" in the adjective sense
1. north-polar, Arctic
of or relating to the Arctic
"the Arctic summer"
2. arctic, frigid, gelid, glacial, icy, polar
"an arctic climate"
"a frigid day"
"gelid waters of the North Atlantic"
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