continent · noun C /ˈkɑnt.ən.ənt/Full view
Nouns: continent
Adjectives: continental, intercontinental, continent
B1 one of the seven main areas of land on the Earth, such as Africa, Asia, Europe or South America
Dictionary examples:

the North American continent

Asia and Africa are the two biggest continents.

Learner example:

Brazil is a large country, almost as big as a continent. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Portuguese)

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