Definition of Baltic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbɔːltɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɔːltɪk//
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relating to the Baltic Sea in northern Europe and the countries surrounding it the Baltic republics of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania Word Originlate 16th cent.: from medieval Latin Balticus, from late Latin Balthae ‘dwellers near the Baltic Sea’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Baltic