The definition of continental is having the characteristics of the European continent or something related to the continent.(adjective)
An example of something continental is a trade law that applies to Europe, a continental agreement.
A continental is defined as a person living in Europe, not in the British Isles, or an American soldier during the American Revolution.(noun)
An example of a continental is a person living in Italy.
See continental in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See continental in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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