subcontinent

as in continent
a large area of land that is a part of a continent
used especially to refer to the area that includes India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
the Indian subcontinent

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“Subcontinent.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/subcontinent. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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