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At•lan•tis



Pronunciation: (at-lan'tis), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/atlantis.html on line 71 [key]
n.
a legendary island, first mentioned by Plato, said to have existed in the Atlantic Ocean west of Gibraltar and to have sunk beneath the sea, but linked by some modern archaeologists with the island of Thera, the surviving remnant of a much larger island destroyed by a volcanic eruption c1500 b.c. Cf. Akrotiri.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/atlantis.html on line 109 Atlantis (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/atlantis.html on line 111 Atlantis (Encyclopedia)

 

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