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View Poll Results: Do India and the Middle East Deserve Separate Continental Statuses from Asia?
Yes, both regions deserve the statuses. 16 48.48%
Only India deserves the status. 7 21.21%
Only the Middle East serves the status. 1 3.03%
Neither regions deserve the status. 7 21.21%
It is hard to tell. 2 6.06%
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Old January 2nd, 2018, 12:08 AM   #21

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Actually the remark about Europe is correct ... geologically we should talk about "Eurasia", looking at the macro tectonic plates.

The interesting aspect of the geological perspective is that India is with Australia while Arabia is alone ...

P.S. the extreme East of Russia is with America, geologically.
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Old January 2nd, 2018, 12:18 AM   #22

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Originally Posted by Dreamhunter View Post
I believe a longish peninsula was also called a dvipa, e.g. Malayadvipa.
Not really, but then the example of Malaya is there.
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