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continent

con·ti·nent

continent

 
pronunciation:
kan tih nnt
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part of speech: noun
definition: one of the earth's seven major areas of land. The continents are Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America.
Brazil is on the continent of South America.
 
derivation: continently (adv.)
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broader category including continent
names of the seven continents
some parts of continents
study of continents