am·​bi·​en·​te | \ amˈbyentē, aam-; ˌambēˈen- \
plural -s

Definition of ambiente

: surrounding atmosphere : ambiance, milieu expert at portraying the spiritual ambiente of Chile— Francis Herron

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First Known Use of ambiente

1905, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ambiente

Italian & Spanish, from Latin ambient-, ambiens, present participle

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“Ambiente.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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