n. Austronesian languages spoken in Formosa (Taiwan) adj. of or pertaining to Taiwan; of or characteristic of the residents or language of Taiwan

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  • Formosan — prop. adj. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of, Formosa or the natives of Formosa; as, The native Formosan population now forms a minority on their own island.. Syn: Taiwanese, Chinese. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • formosan — ● formosan nom masculin Ensemble des parlers malayo polynésiens du groupe indonésien, utilisés à Taïwan par les populations dites autochtones. ● formosan, formosane adjectif et nom De Formose (Taïwan). formosan, ane [fɔʀmozɑ̃, an] adj. et n. ÉTYM …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Formosan — adjective or noun see Formosa …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Formosan — 1. adjective Of or relating to Formosa or people of Formosa. 2. noun An inhabitant, resident, or a person of descent from Formosa …   Wiktionary

  • formosan — for·mo·san …   English syllables

  • Formosan — I noun the Austronesian languages spoken on Formosa • Hypernyms: ↑Austronesian, ↑Austronesian language • Hyponyms: ↑Tayalic, ↑Atayalic, ↑Tsouic, ↑Paiwanic …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Formosan clouded leopard — Conservation status Extinct (IUCN 3.1)[1] …   Wikipedia

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