isthmian

noun
isth·mi·an | \ˈi-smē-ən \

Definition of isthmian 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a native or inhabitant of an isthmus

2 capitalized : a native or inhabitant of the Isthmus of Panama

isthmian

adjective

Definition of isthmian (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or situated in or near an isthmus: such as

a often capitalized : of or relating to the Isthmus of Corinth in Greece or the games held there in ancient times

b often capitalized : of or relating to the Isthmus of Panama connecting the North American and South American continents

First Known Use of isthmian

Noun

1601, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Adjective

1603, in the meaning defined above

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