North America

geographical name

Definition of North America

  1. continent of the Western Hemisphere northwest of South America bounded by the Atlantic, Arctic, and Pacific oceans and including Canada, the United States, Mexico, and the countries of Central America area 9,361,791 square miles (24,247,039 square kilometers)

North American

adj or noun

NORTH AMERICA Defined for English Language Learners

North America

geographical name

Definition of North America for English Language Learners

  • : continent of the Western Hemisphere



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