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Solimões

[saw-li-moins] /ˌsɔ lɪˈmɔ̃ɪ̃s/
noun
1.
Brazilian name of the Amazon from its junction with the Río Negro to the border of Peru.
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  • It inhabits the flooded islands of the Rio Negro and the solimoes, never appearing on the mainland.

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Solimões

/suliˈmõəʃ/
noun
1.
the Solimões, the Brazilian name for the Amazon from the Peruvian border to the Rio Negro
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