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English definition of “continent”

continent

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɒntɪnənt/
B1 one of the seven main areas of land on the Earth, such as Asia, Africa, or EuropeSmall and large land massesContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
(Definition of continent from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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