Amazon sword

noun

variants or Amazon swordplant
: an aquatic or marsh herb (Echinodorus intermedius) used as a table centerpiece and in aquariums

Word History

Etymology

from Amazon river

First Known Use

1948, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Amazon sword was in 1948

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“Amazon sword.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Amazon%20sword. Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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