Translation of continental in Spanish:

continental

continental, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˌkɑntəˈnɛnt(ə)l//kɒntɪˈnɛnt(ə)l/

adjective

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    Geography
    (climate/slope) continental
    • In fact, in a sprawling metropolis like London, there are more Indian than Continental restaurants.
    • For breakfast patients can order feta cheese with olives, a Continental cheese selection, a fresh fruit bowl and Earl Grey tea.
    • Great efforts seem to be focused on the special event markets in Parliament Street, especially Continental clients.
    • Impact craters are about as numerous on Venus as they are on continental areas of Earth, and are thus not as common as they are on most other planets.
    • Among the chief achievements of the Continental navy was to bring the war to Europe.
    • In the last ice age, sea levels fell and continental plants and animals migrated here, only to be trapped when the waters rose again.
    • More than 2 percent of the continental United States - an area the size of Georgia - is covered by roads and roadsides.
    • A particular winged beetle type lives on large continental areas; the same beetle type on a small windy island has no wings.
    • This is a work of an accomplished sculpture and may even be the work of an Irish artist influenced by an English or Continental model.
    • But despite the visiting Continental market's success not everybody is happy.
    • We are hoping to have a trial Continental market in the late spring.
    • So, if I were to have a fling, would you rather it be with an Irish girl or a Continental European girl.
    • The following three collection sites belong to the continental area of Antarctica.
    • It is the sixth highest free-falling waterfall in the continental United States and the fourth highest in California.
    • Furthermore, the United States was bordered by two oceans; it was not only a continent but also a continental island.
    • The long endurance of these, still important to the present day, contrasts with developments in many continental areas.
    • The distraught parents, from a remote Continental community, were determined the operation should not go ahead.
    • During this time vast expanses of North America and Eurasia were periodically covered with enormous continental glaciers.
    • Green Sea Turtles enjoy warm, tropical and subtropical, shallow water near continental coasts and around islands where the sea grass is plentiful.
    • The Himalayas, towering as high as 8,854 m above sea level, form the highest continental mountains in the world.
    • There were no polar ice caps or continental glaciation.
    • And this set of glacial deposits contained the evidence of continental glaciers that covered these ancient continents.
    • Not when it comes to expensive Continental chocolates, anyway.
    • She said the Continental markets sold food that could not be totally fresh, having been brought to Britain from Europe.
    • And it's the only speck of land in an area of the ocean about the size of the continental United States.
    • Towards the middle of the period the climate became warmer and milder, the glaciers receded, and the continental interiors became drier.
    • The band is trying to break into the massive Continental market after a string of UK gigs were axed because of poor ticket sales.
    • Earthquakes primarily represent a threat to areas where continental plates meet: Japan, Turkey, California, for example.
    • Precipitation is highest in summer due to a continental monsoon, especially in middle to eastern parts of the desert regions in China.
    • Visitors can indulge in Indian, Chinese or Continental cuisine as well as delights from the bakery.
    • Arguably, it is this route that Continental philosophy has followed ever since.
    • When you compare English history with Continental history you are struck immediately by some major overall differences.
    • The aim was for a Continental feel - a bustling central square surrounded by restaurants, bars and boutiques.
    • And we can say the same thing for other continents that all large continental areas are clearly having increases in temperature which are directly attributable to human activities.
    • Such locations were defined based on the latitude and longitude of the center of the country (or continental area) of origin.
    • If the Continental school day is adopted, Mr Deadman should carefully monitor the effects both inside and outside his school.
    • Even as darkness fell outside the ambience of the Patio didn't dim and candles, as always, add to the Continental feel.
    • And it only heightened his appeal to those of us who followed the Continental cycling scene from afar.
    • The club are still bottom of the superleague, but semi-finals had been booked in both the Challenge Cup and the Continental Cup.
    • The new areas consist of the continental margin and an exclusive economic zone.
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    • 2.1(European)

      (customs/cuisine) de Europa (continental)

    • 2.2render_form_group(subsense).blank? span.form-groups = render_form_group(subsense)(in US history)

      (soldier) de las colonias confederadas


noun

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    europeo masculine
    europea feminine