Definition of Patagonia in English:

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Patagonia

Pronunciation: /ˌpatəˈɡəʊnɪə/
A region of South America, in southern Argentina and Chile. Consisting largely of a dry barren plateau, it extends from the Colorado River in central Argentina to the Strait of Magellan and from the Andes to the Atlantic coast.

Origin

From obsolete Patagon, denoting a member of a native people alleged by travellers of the 17th and 18th cents to be the tallest known.

Words that rhyme with Patagonia

Amazonia, ammonia, Antonia, Babylonia, begonia, bonier, Catalonia, catatonia, Cephalonia, Estonia, Ionia, Laconia, Livonia, Macedonia, mahonia, pneumonia, pogonia, Rondônia, sinfonia, Snowdonia, valonia, zirconia

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