- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɑːk.tɪk/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɑɹk.tɪk/
- Hyphenation: arc‧tic
- Being extremely cold, snowy, or having other properties of extreme winter associated with the Arctic.
- The food was kept very fresh by the arctic temperature setting of the freezer.
arctic (plural arctics)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.