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Continent

Continent

WordNet



adjective


(1)   Abstaining from sexual intercourse
"Celibate priests"
(2)   Having control over urination and defecation

noun


(3)   The European mainland
"Englishmen like to visit the Continent but they wouldn't like to live there"
(4)   One of the large landmasses of the earth
"There are seven continents"
"Pioneers had to cross the continent on foot"
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. A large contiguous landmass that is at least partially surrounded by water, together with any islands on its continental shelf

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