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continent

noun [C]  /ˈkɑn·tən·ənt, -tə·nənt/ us  
one of the seven large land masses on the earth’s surface, surrounded or mainly surrounded by sea: Asia and Africa are the two biggest continents.
continental
adjective [not gradable]  /ˌkɑn·tənˈen·təl, -təˈnen-/ us  
Translations of “continent”
in Korean 대륙…
in Arabic قارّة…
in French continent, Europe (continentale)…
in Turkish kıta…
in Italian continente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洲,大洲,大陸…
in Russian континент…
in Polish kontynent…
in Spanish continente, Europa (continental)…
in Portuguese continente…
in German der Kontinent, das (europäische) Festland…
in Catalan continent…
in Japanese 大陸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 洲,大洲,大陆…
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