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Amarillo

[am-uh-ril-oh] /ˌæm əˈrɪl oʊ/
noun
1.
a city in NW Texas.
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Amarillo

/ˌæməˈrɪləʊ/
noun
1.
an industrial city in NW Texas. Pop: 178 612 (2003 est)
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amarillo

n.

name given to several species of American trees, from Spanish, from Arabic anbari "yellow, amber-colored," from anbar "amber" (see amber). The city Amarillo in Texas, U.S., may be so called from the color of the banks of a nearby stream.

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