Die Übersetzung von "continent" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


noun /ˈkontinənt/

one of the great divisions of the land surface of the world – Europe, America, Australia, Asia or Africa

The continent of Australia combined with the island of Tasmania forms the sixth largest country.

(British) Europe excluding Britain

benua Eropah
We are going to the continent for our holidays.
continental /-ˈnen-/ adjective

sifat benua
continental winds.
continental breakfast noun

a light breakfast of rolls and coffee

sarapan Eropah
The hotel serves continental breakfast between 7.30 and 10.00 in the morning.
continental drift noun

(geology) the gradual movement over geological time of the continents across the Earth’s surface as a result of the movement of the plates underlying them

hanyutan benua
As a result of continental drift, the climates of the Earth’s regions have changed considerably.
continental shelf noun

(geology) the part of a continent that is under a relatively shallow sea

pentas benua
oil drilling on the continental shelf.

(Die Übersetzung von "continent" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)