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Definition of "asia" []

  • The largest of the continents, bordering on the Arctic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Mediterranean and Red Seas in the west. It includes the large peninsulas of Asia Minor, India, Arabia, and Indochina and the island groups of Japan, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Sri Lanka; contains the mountain ranges of the Hindu Kush, Himalayas, Pamirs, Tian Shan, Urals, and Caucasus, the great plateaus of India, Iran, and Tibet, vast plains and deserts, and the valleys of many large rivers including the Mekong, Irrawaddy, Indus, Ganges, Tigris, and Euphrates. Pop: 4 164 252 000 (2011 est). Area: 44 391 162 sq km (17 139 445 sq miles) (noun)

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Use "asia" in a sentence
  • "ICANN has said it has signed a contract to create Internet addresses ending in ". asia" as a way to unify businesses and other users in the Asian-Pacific region."
  • "Lol – go to eLance, hire someone in asia to fill out the form for you."
  • "Mattel and Fisher Price items are made in asia …. lol."
  • "ICANN has said it has signed a contract to create Internet addresses ending in ". asia" as a way to unify businesses and other users in the Asian-Pacific region."
  • "I am from Uzbekistan and also am speaking English, give please true I wrote the following sentence: “Travel search engine that allows travellers in asia pacific to compare prices for airfares, discount hotels, discount travel, and other travel deals across.”"