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11-10-2012, 06:16 PM
RE: How many continents are there?
(11-10-2012 05:08 PM)Janus Wrote:  A landmass is only considered a continent if it's large enough to contain large regions with a land climate (as opposed to a sea climate or a transitional climate). So afaic that would apply to Australia, but not to Oceania (however you define that...) because there's pretty obviously precious little land climate on the Pacific islands...

earmuffs Wrote:AUSTRALASIA!

Get it right.

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O·ce·an·i·a
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noun
the islands of the central and S Pacific, including Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, and traditionally Australasia. 23,400,000; about 3,450,000 sq. mi. (8,935,500 sq. km).

[Image: 200px-Oceania_%28orthographic_projection%29.svg.png]

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RE: How many continents are there? - Janus - 11-10-2012, 05:08 PM
RE: How many continents are there? - Dark Light - 11-10-2012 06:16 PM
RE: How many continents are there? - Leela - 11-10-2012, 05:09 PM
RE: How many continents are there? - kim - 11-10-2012, 10:49 PM
RE: How many continents are there? - DLJ - 11-10-2012, 11:04 PM
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RE: How many continents are there? - Chas - 12-10-2012, 11:33 AM
RE: How many continents are there? - Chas - 12-10-2012, 04:15 PM
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