a theater seating plan in which there is no center aisle, but with wide spacing between each row of seats to allow for ease of passage.
noun, Physical Geography. 1. the part of a continent that is submerged in relatively shallow sea. noun 1. the sea bed surrounding a continent at depths of up to about 200 metres (100 fathoms), at the edge of which the continental slope drops steeply to the ocean floor continental shelf The part of the edge […]
noun 1. . noun 1. the Continental System, Napoleon’s plan in 1806 to blockade Britain by excluding her ships from ports on the mainland of Europe
noun, Physical Geography. 1. a steep slope separating a continental shelf and a deep ocean basin. continental slope The sloping region between a continental shelf and a continental rise. A continental slope is typically about 20 km (12.4 mi) wide, consists of muds and silts, and is often crosscut by submarine canyons.
[kon-tn-uh nt-lee] /ˈkɒn tn ənt li/ adverb 1. in a manner; temperately.
[kon-tn-uh nt] /ˈkɒn tn ənt/ noun 1. one of the main landmasses of the globe, usually reckoned as seven in number (Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Australia, and Antarctica). 2. a comparable landmass on another planet. 3. the mainland, as distinguished from islands or peninsulas. 4. the Continent, the mainland of Europe, as […]