Amazonian

adjective Am·a·zo·nian \ ˌa-mə-ˈzō-nē-ən , -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


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