potamic

[poh-tam-ik, puh-]

adjective

of or relating to rivers.

Nearby words

  1. pot.,
  2. potable,
  3. potae,
  4. potage,
  5. potager,
  6. potamo-,
  7. potamogale,
  8. potamology,
  9. potamoplankton,
  10. potaro

Origin of potamic

1880–85; < Greek potam(ós) river + -ic

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British Dictionary definitions for potamic

potamic

adjective

of or relating to rivers

Word Origin for potamic

C19: from Greek potamos river

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