transcontinental


trans·con·ti·nen·tal

adjective \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>

First Known Use of TRANSCONTINENTAL

1853

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