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“Continental Congress” in British English

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Continental Congressnoun [ C usually singular ]

/ˌkɒn.tɪ.nen.təl ˈkɒŋ.ɡres/ /ˌkɑːn.t̬ən.en.t̬əl ˈkɑːŋ.ɡres/

one of several assemblies in the 1700s of representatives from each of the American colonies in which they organized against the British

(Definition of “Continental Congress” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“Continental Congress” in American English

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Continental Congressnoun

US history one of several assemblies in the 1700s of representatives from each of the American colonies in which they organized against the British

(Definition of “Continental Congress” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)