Amazonian

adjective
Am·​a·​zo·​nian | \ ˌa-mə-ˈzō-nē-ən How to pronounce Amazonian (audio) , -nyən\

Definition of Amazonian

1 : relating to, resembling, or befitting an Amazon or an amazon
2 : of or relating to the Amazon River or its valley

First Known Use of Amazonian

1594, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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