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catalan


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Catalan  \Cat"a*lan\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  Catalonia.  --  n.  A  native  or  inhabitant 
  of  Catalonia;  also  the  language  of  Catalonia. 
 
  {Catalan  furnace},  {Catalan  forge}  (Metal.),  a  kind  of 
  furnace  for  producing  wrought  iron  directly  from  the  ore. 
  It  was  formerly  much  used  esp.  in  Catalonia,  and  is  still 
  used  in  some  parts  of  the  United  States  and  elsewhere. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Catalan 
  adj  1:  relating  to  or  denoting  or  characteristic  of  Catalonia  or 
  its  inhabitants;  "Catalan  independence  movement"  [syn: 
  {Catalan}] 
  2:  relating  to  or  characteristic  of  the  Catalan  language; 
  "Catalan  poetry"  [syn:  {Catalan}] 
  n  1:  a  native  or  inhabitant  of  Catalonia  [syn:  {Catalan}] 
  2:  the  Romance  language  spoken  in  Catalonia  in  E  Spain  (related 
  to  Spanish  and  Occitan)  [syn:  {Catalan}] 




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