amphib

noun

am·​phib
(ˈ)am¦fib,
-aam-
plural -s
1
2
amphibs plural : amphibious forces

Word History

Etymology

by shortening

First Known Use

1944, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Time Traveler
The first known use of amphib was in 1944

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“Amphib.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amphib. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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