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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Spanning one of the six large main land areas by which the Earth is characterized.

Usage examples (38)
  • Three transcontinental flights will depart from this terminal.
  • transcontinental railway
  • Ulrich's trek brought him through McCook last October and he returned last weekend to thank the people who helped him break a transcontinental speed record.
  • No the Civil war did not include a "transcontinental" rail road. for more
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