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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Extending or taking place between or among continents.

Usage examples (37)
  • intercontinental exploration
  • -- Elise SoukupTechnology: Broadening the BandThe word "intercontinental" usually evokes thoughts of planes, not music.
  • (Italy) and Japan - adding further credibility to its 'intercontinental' label.
  • The Iranians already have missiles that can reach Europe, even if they are not technically "intercontinental" in the sense of having a range of 5000 km. for more
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