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- proper n. The continent that is the southern part of the Americas. It is east of the Pacific Ocean, west of the Atlantic Ocean, south of North America and north of Antarctica.
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- n. a continent in the western hemisphere connected to North America by the Isthmus of Panama
- n. the nations of the South American continent collectively
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Besides, when he saw what we call South America he had no idea that it was a new world.
The most often spoken language in South America is Portuguese.
Ahmadinejad Set to Visit Brazil as Iran Increases Influence in Latin, South America, which lists Iranian influence, country by country in South America.
In 2010, 24% of its net sales came from emerging markets, defined as South America and the Asia Pacific region; the company expects that nearly half its total future growth will come from emerging markets, especially China.
The underlying factor probably is rapid growth in emerging countries in Asia and South America, which is putting upward pressure on the demand for food and feed.
In 2010, 24% of its net sales came from emerging markets, defined as South America and the Asia-Pacific region.
And, thus, tomorrow begins the World Cup quarterfinals, otherwise known as South America vs.
Below, a map of topography and water depth of the west coast of South America, which is a subduction zone, where the Nazca Plate is plowing under the South America Plate at an average rate of 80 millimeters 3 inches per year.
Argentina has often been described as South America's bread basket because it once produced grain and beef for much of the region.
Never mind about the American empire in South America, which is a litany of horrendous overthrow of governments, repression and oppression of its people, murder in the thousands of union leaders and priests for fifty years or more.
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