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English definition of “America”

America

noun uk   /əˈmer.ɪ.kə/ us  
the United States of AmericaContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nationCountry namesCountry and nationContinents and regions of the world North America and/or South AmericaContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
(Definition of America from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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