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Synonyms for continent

Noun

1. continent, landmass, land mass
usage: one of the large landmasses of the earth; "there are seven continents"; "pioneers had to cross the continent on foot"
2. Continent
usage: the European mainland; "Englishmen like to visit the Continent but they wouldn't like to live there"

Adjective

1. continent (vs. incontinent)
usage: having control over urination and defecation
2. celibate, continent, chaste (vs. unchaste)
usage: abstaining from sexual intercourse; "celibate priests"
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