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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent.

Usage examples (26)
  • The unity of the subcontinent was a cherished wish...
  • The unity of the subcontinent was a cherished wish of Sri Aurobindo.
  • Before the Raj, the subcontinent was a collection of ruthless local tyrannies.
  • Part of Britain's cultural heritage to the subcontinent is the game of cricket. for more
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