Amazonian

[am-uh-zoh-nee-uh n]
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adjective

(of a woman) characteristic of or like an Amazon; powerful and aggressive; warlike.
pertaining to the Amazon River or the country adjacent to it.

noun

a native or inhabitant of the area adjoining the Amazon River.

Origin of Amazonian

First recorded in 1585–95; Amazon + -ian

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Amazonian

adjective

of or relating to the Amazon river, the land around it, or the inhabitants of this land
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