Definition of intercontinental in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɪntəkɒntɪˈnɛnt(ə)l/


Relating to or travelling between continents: an intercontinental flight intercontinental ballistic missiles
More example sentences
  • The fee charged by British Airways will be 20 euro, the same for European and intercontinental flights.
  • Two months later, she and he took separate intercontinental flights to Calcutta.
  • Airline travel has now supplanted travel in ocean liners as the principal means of intercontinental travel, and the same three class structure has asserted itself.



Example sentences
  • The apparent inconsistency in its range intercontinentally has been noted above.
  • Perhaps he will write a memoir about his experience and tell us how an artist can survive intercontinentally, with all his universal linguistic gifts, tribal and singular.

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