Pronunciation: (am"u-zō'nē-un), [key]
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.
a native or inhabitant of the area adjoining the Amazon River.
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