noun Ba·li·nese \ˌbä-li-ˈnēz, ˌba-, -ˈnēs\

Definition of Balinese

  1. 1 :  a native or inhabitant of Bali

  2. 2 :  any of a breed of slender long-haired cats that originated as a spontaneous mutation of the Siamese



Origin and Etymology of balinese

Dutch Balinees, from Bali island of Indonesia

First Known Use: 1820

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