HyperDic: central_america

English > 2 senses of the expression Central America:
NOUNlocationCentral Americathe isthmus joining North America and South America
groupCentral Americathe nations of Central America collectively
English > Central America: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe isthmus joining North America and South America; extends from the southern border of Mexico to the northern border of Colombia.
Instance ofisthmusA relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger / larger land areas
MembersCentral AmericanA native or inhabitant of Central America
Part ofAmericaNorth America and South America and Central America
Latin AmericaThe parts of North America and South America to the south of the United States where Romance languages are spoken
North AmericaA continent (the third largest) in the western hemisphere connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama
PartsBelize, British HondurasA country on the northeastern coast of Central America on the Caribbean
Central American country, Central American nationAny one of the countries occupying Central America
Costa Rica, Republic of Costa RicaA republic in Central America
El Salvador, Republic of El Salvador, SalvadorA republic on the Pacific coast of Central America
Guatemala, Republic of GuatemalaA republic in Central America
Honduras, Republic of HondurasA republic in Central America
Nicaragua, Republic of NicaraguaA republic in Central America
SpanishAmérica Central, Centroamérica
CatalanAmèrica Central
AdjectivesCentral Americanof or relating to or characteristic of Central America or its people or languages
English > Central America: 2 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningThe nations of Central America collectively.
MembersAmericanA native or inhabitant of a North American or Central American or South American country
Broadercollection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblageSeveral things grouped together or considered as a whole

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