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malay


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Malay  \Ma*lay"\,  Malayan  \Ma*lay"an\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  Malays  or  their  country.  --  n.  The 
  Malay  language. 
 
  {Malay  apple}  (Bot.),  a  myrtaceous  tree  ({Eugenia 
  Malaccensis})  common  in  India;  also  its  applelike  fruit. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Malay  \Ma*lay"\,  n. 
  One  of  a  race  of  a  brown  or  copper  complexion  in  the  Malay 
  Peninsula  and  the  western  islands  of  the  Indian  Archipelago. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Malay 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  or  characteristic  of  the  people  or 
  language  of  Malaysia  and  the  N  Malay  Peninsula  and 
  parts  of  the  W  Malay  Archipelago;  "Malay  peoples"; 
  "Malayan  syllable  structure"  [syn:  {Malay},  {Malayan}] 
  n  1:  a  member  of  a  people  inhabiting  the  N  Malay  Peninsula  and 
  Malaysia  and  parts  of  the  W  Malay  Archipelago  [syn:  {Malay}, 
  {Malayan}] 
  2:  a  western  subfamily  of  Western  Malayo-Polynesian  languages 
  [syn:  {Malay}] 




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