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Papuan

Pap·u·an

Papuan

 
pronunciation:
paep yu n [or] pa pu n
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to Papua New Guinea or its people, culture, or the like.
definition 2: of, pertaining to, or denoting the people native to New Guinea and nearby islands, characterized by dark skin and hair with short, tight curls.
definition 3: of or pertaining to any of the languages of New Guinea and nearby islands.
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a native or citizen of Papua New Guinea, or a descendant thereof.
definition 2: any or all of the languages of New Guinea and the South Pacific.