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Formosan

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adjective For·mo·san \-sən, -zən\

Definition of Formosan

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the island of Formosa (Taiwan) or its inhabitants

  2. 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

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noun For·mo·san \"\

Definition of Formosan

plural

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  1. 1a :  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. 2a :  the Indonesian languages of the Formosan people b :  any of these languages

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