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transcontinental

adjective trans·con·ti·nen·tal \ˌtran(t)s-ˌkän-tə-ˈnen-təl, ˌtranz-\

: going across a continent

Full Definition of TRANSCONTINENTAL

:  extending or going across a continent <a transcontinental railroad>
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First Known Use of TRANSCONTINENTAL

1853
TRANSCONTINENTAL Defined for Kids

transcontinental

adjective trans·con·ti·nen·tal \ˌtrans-ˌkän-tə-ˈnen-təl\

Definition of TRANSCONTINENTAL for Kids

:  crossing, extending across, or being on the farther side of a continent

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