transcontinental

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

trans- +‎ continental

Adjective[edit]

transcontinental (not comparable)

  1. Crossing or spanning a continent.

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Noun[edit]

transcontinental (plural transcontinentals)

  1. (chiefly plural) a transcontinental railroad.
    • 1959, Steam's Finest Hour, edited by David P. Morgan, Kalmbach Publishing Co.
      Stretched across the Dominion of Canada are two parallel but dissimilar railways - the continent's only true transcontinentals north of the Rio Grande.

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transcontinental (feminine singular transcontinentale, masculine plural transcontinentaux, feminine plural transcontinentales)

  1. transcontinental

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transcontinental (plural transcontinentales)

  1. transcontinental