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levantine


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Levantine  \Le*vant"ine\  (l[-e]*v[a^]nt"[i^]n  or 
  l[e^]v"ant*[imac]n;  277),  a.  [F.  levantin,  or  It  levantino. 
  See  {Levant},  n.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  Levant.  --J.  Spencer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Levantine  \Le*vant"ine\,  n. 
  1.  A  native  or  inhabitant  of  the  Levant. 
 
  2.  [F.  levantine,  or  It  levantina.]  A  stout  twilled  silk 
  fabric,  formerly  made  in  the  Levant. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Levantine 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  the  Levant  or  its  inhabitants;  "the 
  Levantine  coast"  [syn:  {Levantine}] 
  n  :  (formerly)  a  native  or  inhabitant  of  the  Levant  [syn:  {Levantine}] 




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