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1isthmian

noun isth·mi·an \ˈis-mē-ən\

Definition of ISTHMIAN

1
:  a native or inhabitant of an isthmus
2
capitalized :  a native or inhabitant of the Isthmus of Panama

First Known Use of ISTHMIAN

1601

2isthmian

adjective

Definition of ISTHMIAN

:  of, relating to, or situated in or near an isthmus: as
a often capitalized :  of or relating to the Isthmus of Corinth in Greece or the games held there in ancient times
b often capitalized :  of or relating to the Isthmus of Panama connecting the North American and South American continents

First Known Use of ISTHMIAN

1603

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