What does "both ways " mean in this sentence ?

Every agency seemed to require liaison. Dozens of purchasing missions, special observers, communications experts, and military delegations crossed the Atlantic both ways. As the historian of the relationship put it, “The cords that bound the two countries were becoming thicker, more tangled and more secure.

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  • Bill B
    Lv 6
    1 month ago
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    Both ways means from the USA to England and England to the USA. 

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  • denise
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    It means across the sea [atlantic] from shore to shore [ Ireland to new York for example].

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  • RP
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Here, both ways means in both directions, typically east to west and west to east.

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  • jehen
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    It just means we sent people there, and they sent them here.

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  • Lôn
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    From east to west and from west to east.

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    It means the Atlantic is bisexual.

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