Europe: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (yoor'up, yûr'- for 1 yoo&sylprō'pē, yu- for 2), [key]
- a continent in the W part of the landmass lying between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, separated from Asia by the Ural Mountains on the E and the Caucasus Mountains and the Black and Caspian seas on the SE. In British usage, Europe sometimes contrasts with England. 702,300,000 including the Russian Federation; ab. 4,017,000 sq. mi. (10,404,000 sq. km).
- Europa (def. 1).
- europe (Thesaurus)