Meaning of transcontinental

trans•con•ti•nen•tal

Pronunciation: (trans"kon-tn-en'tl), [key]
— adj.
  1. passing or extending across a continent: a transcontinental railroad.
  2. on the other, or far, side of a continent.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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