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Formosan

adjective For·mo·san \ -sᵊn , -zᵊn \

Definition of Formosan

1 : of or relating to the island of Formosa (Taiwan) or its inhabitants
2 : of, relating to, or in the Formosan language

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Origin and Etymology of formosan

Formosa + English -an


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Formosan

noun \ " \

Definition of Formosan

plural -s
1 a : a native or inhabitant of the island of Taiwan
b : a member of one of the indigenous groups that live in the interior of Taiwan
2 a : the Indonesian languages of the Formosan people
b : any of these languages

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