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Solimões

[saw-li-moins]
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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.

    A Book of Natural History

    Various


British Dictionary definitions for solimoes

Solimões

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