- North America
- /nɔθ əˈmɛrɪkə/ (say nawth uh'merikuh)
the northernmost continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending from Central America to the Arctic Ocean. Highest point, Mt McKinley, Alaska, 6187 m; lowest, Death Valley, eastern California, 84 m below sea level. 24 400 000 km2.
–North American, noun, adjective
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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