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adjective [only before noun]     continental pronunciation in American English
/ˌkɑntɪˈnent(ə)l/
  1. 1
    relating to or belonging to any of the Earth’s continents

    the continental ice mass

    the fauna and flora of continental North America

  2. 2
    British relating to or belonging to Europe, especially Western Europe, not including the U.K. or Ireland

    continental currencies/cooking

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