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llano Syllabification: lla·no
Pronunciation: /ˈlänō/ /ˈyä-/

Definition of llano in English:

noun (plural llanos)

(In South America) a treeless grassy plain.
Example sentences
  • To find the snakes, he wades - barefoot - in the knee-deep water of the Venezuelan llanos, the lowland savannah that is flooded each year during rainy season.
  • In general, Venezuela is usually divided into four major environmental regions: the coastal zone, the Andean mountain range, the llanos, and the Guiana Highlands.
  • On a July morning in the llanos, or savannas, of Venezuela, the air is muggy and thick with mosquitoes.

Origin

Spanish, from Latin planum 'plain'.

Words that rhyme with llano

Americano, Arno, boliviano, Bolzano, Carnot, chicano, guano, Kano, Locarno, Lugano, Marciano, Marrano, meccano, oregano, Pisano, poblano, Romano, siciliano, soprano, Sukarno

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