Land masses of great size but smaller than those generally called continents; also large subdivisions of continents having a certain geographical independence.

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Land masses of great size but smaller than those generally called continents; also large subdivisions of continents having a certain geographical independence.

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  1. 1.   Overview of Subcontinents  ← you are here
  2. 2.   Sources for Subcontinents (1)

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Subcontinents
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021