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savannah 1

Line breaks: sa¦van|nah
Pronunciation: /səˈvanə/
(also savanna)

noun

A grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few trees.
Example sentences
  • The lowlands include savannas, swamps, tropical rainforests, and semi-deserts.
  • They can be found in a rich assemblage of habitats from rivers to caves, savannas, wetlands, prairies, lakeshores, and forests.
  • At that time, the lowland savannas were settled by large numbers of farmer-herders who were ancestors to present-day Luo and Kipsigis.

Origin

Mid 16th century: from Spanish sabana, from Taino zavana.

Words that rhyme with savannah

Alana, Anna, bandanna, banner, Branagh, canna, canner, Diana, fanner, Fermanagh, Guyana, Hannah, Havana, hosanna, Indiana, Joanna, lanner, Louisiana, manna, manner, manor, Montana, nana, planner, Pollyanna, Rosanna, scanner, spanner, Susanna, tanner

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Savannah 2 Line breaks: Sa¦van|nah
Pronunciation: /səˈvanə/
A port in Georgia, just south of the border with South Carolina, on the Savannah River close to its outlet on the Atlantic; population 132,410 (est. 2008).

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