America

geographical name
Amer·i·ca | \ ə-ˈmer-ə-kə , -ˈme-rə- \

Definition of America 

1 either continent (North America or South America) of the western hemisphere

2 or the Americas \ə-ˈmer-ə-kəz, -ˈme-rə- \ the lands of the western hemisphere including North, Central, and South America and the West Indies

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