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English definition of “amphibious”

amphibious

adjective     /æmˈfɪb.i.əs/
of or relating to a type of animal that lives both on land and in water: amphibious animalsReptile and amphibian namesBoats and sailing craftPassenger, cargo and military ships relating to vehicles that operate both on land and in water: amphibious vehicles/aircraft an amphibious landing/attack (= from the sea onto the land)Vehicles in general
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