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amarillo (n.)

name of 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.

updated on December 28, 2016

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Definitions of amarillo from WordNet

Amarillo (n.)
a city in the northern panhandle of Texas;
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