noun. ['səbˈkɑːntɪnənt'] a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent.
- land mass
- continent (English)
- continent (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- sub- (English)
Rhymes with Subcontinent
Sentences with subcontinent
1. Noun, singular or mass
Another species is known as the Asian, spectacled or Indian cobra and is found on the Indian subcontinent.