Andean

[ an-dee-uh n, an-dee- ]
/ ænˈdi ən, ˈæn di- /
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adjective

of or like the Andes.

Origin of Andean

First recorded in 1830–40; Ande(s) + -an

Related formsin·ter-An·de·an, adjectivesub-An·de·an, adjectivetrans-An·de·an, adjective

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Andean

/ (ænˈdiːən, ˈændɪən) /

adjective

of, relating to, or resembling the Andes
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