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Atlantean

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adjective At·lan·te·an \ ˌat-ˌlan-ˈtē-ən , ət-ˈlan-tē- \

Definition of Atlantean

:of, relating to, or resembling Atlas :strong

First Known Use of atlantean

1667


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Atlantean

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Definition of Atlantean

:of or relating to Atlantis

First Known Use of atlantean

1787


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