Solimões

[saw-li-moins]
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noun

Brazilian name of the Amazon from its junction with the Río Negro to the border of Peru.

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Historical Examples of solimoes

  • It inhabits the flooded islands of the Rio Negro and the Solimoes, never appearing on the mainland.


British Dictionary definitions for solimoes

Solimões

noun

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