North America

North America
noun
1. a continent (the third largest) in the western hemisphere connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama (Freq. 4)
Members of this Region: ↑Plantation, ↑continental divide, ↑Latin America, ↑canyon, ↑canon, ↑plainsman
Instance Hypernyms: ↑continent
Part Holonyms:
Member Meronyms: ↑North American
Part Meronyms:
2. the nations of the North American continent collectively
Hypernyms: ↑collection, ↑aggregation, ↑accumulation, ↑assemblage
Member Meronyms: ↑American

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ˌNorth Aˈmerica 7 [North America] noun uncountable
the continent consisting of Canada, the United States, Mexico, the countries of Central America and Greenland

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