Definition of intercontinental in English:


Line breaks: inter|con¦tin|en¦tal
Pronunciation: /ˌɪntəkɒntɪˈnɛnt(ə)l


  • Relating to or travelling between continents: an intercontinental flight intercontinental ballistic missiles
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    • 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.



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  • 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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