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Amazonian

[am-uh-zoh-nee-uh n] /ˌæm əˈzoʊ ni ən/
adjective
1.
(of a woman) characteristic of or like an Amazon; powerful and aggressive; warlike.
2.
pertaining to the Amazon River or the country adjacent to it.
noun
3.
a native or inhabitant of the area adjoining the Amazon River.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; Amazon + -ian
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Amazonian

/æməˈzəʊnɪən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the Amazon river, the land around it, or the inhabitants of this land
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