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  1. the region around the Amazon, in N South America.
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Examples from the Web for amazonia

Historical Examples

  • I was on the ship Amazonia when she went ashore only a short distance from this building.

    The Life Savers

    James Otis

  • Beside the land of Chaldea is the land of Amazonia, that is the land of Feminye.

  • And that is the passage that the Queen of Amazonia maketh to be kept.

  • The Mundurucus are the most numerous and warlike tribe in Amazonia.

  • Amazonia, though equatorially situated, has a temperate climate.

British Dictionary definitions for amazonia


  1. the land around the Amazon river
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