Definition of Amphibious in English :

Define Amphibious in English

Amphibious meaning in English

Meaning of Amphibious in English

Pronunciation of Amphibious in English

Amphibious pronunciation in English

Pronounce Amphibious in English

Amphibious

see synonyms of amphibious

Adjective

1. amphibian, amphibious

relating to or characteristic of animals of the class Amphibia

2. amphibious

operating or living on land and in water

Example Sentences:
'amphibious vehicles'
'amphibious operations'
'amphibious troops'
'frogs are amphibious animals'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Amphibious

see synonyms of amphibious
adjective
1. 
able to live both on land and in the water, as frogs, toads, etc
2. 
designed for operation on or from both water and land
3. 
relating to military forces and equipment organized for operations launched from the sea against an enemy shore
4. 
having a dual or mixed nature

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Amphibious

see synonyms of amphibious
adjective
1. 
that can live both on land and in water
2. 
that can operate or travel on both land and water
3. 
designating, of, or for a military operation involving the landing of assault troops on a shore from seaborne transports
4. 
having two natures or qualities; of a mixed nature

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Amphibious

see synonyms of amphibious
adj.
1. Biology Living or able to live both on land and in water.
2. Able to operate both on land and in water: amphibious tanks.
3. Relating to or organized for a military landing by means of combined naval and land forces.
4. Of a mixed or twofold nature.

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