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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 largest areas of land.
The continent of South America has many countries, including Brazil.
 
derivation: continently (adv.)
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names of the seven continents
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