HyperDic: eurasia

English > 1 sense of the word Eurasia:
NOUNobjectEurasiathe land mass formed by the continents of Europe and Asia
Eurasia > pronunciation
Soundsyuhrey'zhah
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English > Eurasia: 1 sense > noun 1, object
MeaningThe land mass formed by the continents of Europe and Asia.
Instance ofcontinentOne of the large landmasses of the earth
Part ofeastern hemisphere, orientThe hemisphere that includes Eurasia and Africa and Australia
northern hemisphereThe hemisphere that is to the north of the equator
PartsAsiaThe largest continent with 60% of the earth's population
EuropeThe 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia)
RussiaA former empire in eastern Europe and northern Asia created in the 14th century with Moscow as the capital
Russia, Russian FederationA federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia
ScythiaAn ancient area of Eurasia extending from the Black Sea to the Aral Sea that was populated by Scythians from the eighth to the fourth century BC
Soviet Russia, Russia, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republicformerly the largest Soviet Socialist Republic in the USSR occupying eastern Europe and northern Asia
Soviet Union, Russia, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, USSRA former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia
SpanishEurasia
CatalanEuràsia
AdjectivesEurasian, Eurasiaticrelating to, or coming from, Europe and Asia

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