English translation of 'Amazônia'
feminine nounAmazônia is the region formed by the basin of the river Amazon (the river with the largest volume of water in the world) and its tributaries. With a total area of almost 7 million square kilometres, it stretches from the Atlantic to the Andes. Most of Amazônia is in Brazilian territory, although it also extends into Peru, Colombia, Venezuela and Bolivia. It contains the richest biodiversity and largest area of tropical rainforest in the world.
the Amazon region
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Translation of Amazônia from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary