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arctic circle

noun, often capitalized A&C

Definition of ARCTIC CIRCLE

:  the parallel of latitude that is approximately 6612 degrees north of the equator and that circumscribes the northern frigid zone
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First Known Use of ARCTIC CIRCLE

1622
ARCTIC CIRCLE Defined for Kids

Arctic Circle

geographical name

Definition of ARCTIC CIRCLE for Kids

the parallel of latitude that is 6612 degrees north of the equator

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