[yoo-rey-zhuh, -shuh, yuh-]


Europe and Asia considered together as one continent.

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British Dictionary definitions for eurasia



the continents of Europe and Asia considered as a whole
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Word Origin and History for eurasia



from Euro- + Asia. First record seems to be in H. Reusche's "Handbuch der Geographie" (1858), but cf. Eurasian.

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Culture definitions for eurasia



Land mass consisting of the continents of Europe and Asia.

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