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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Amia, genus Amianoun

    type genus of the Amiidae


  1. amianoun

    The bowfin; Amia calva


  1. amia

    Amia is a genus of freshwater fish that primarily consists of a single species known as the bowfin. This fish is often found in North America, in areas ranging from the Great Lakes and surrounding regions. The term "amia" can also be used to refer to the fish species itself. The characteristics of this fish can include a strong, elongated body and high adaptability to different water conditions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Amianoun

    a genus of fresh-water ganoid fishes, exclusively confined to North America; called bowfin in Lake Champlain, dogfish in Lake Erie, and mudfish in South Carolina, etc. See Bowfin

  2. Etymology: [L., fr. Gr. a kind of tunny.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of amia in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of amia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of amia in a Sentence

  1. President Cristina Fernandez:

    Seeking the truth is not easy, but neither is it impossible, we are going to strengthen the AMIA unit and guarantee the continuity of its team.

  2. Alberto Nisman:

    There is no evidence, according to the AMIA case file, of the involvement of Hassan Rouhani in any terrorist attack.

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