What does the word arctic mean?

Usage examples for arctic

  1. Close beside the station rose a great pile of stones, to mark the only spot where a railroad crosses the Arctic Circle. – Gerda in Sweden by Etta Blaisdell McDonald
  2. His Arctic cap was drawn down over his ears and neck. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  3. The cool, damp air of Arctic twilight by the sea was balm to her troubled brain. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell