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Bengalese

[ben-guh-leez, -lees, beng-] /ˌbɛn gəˈliz, -ˈlis, ˌbɛŋ-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Bengal; Bengali.
noun, plural Bengalese.
2.
a native or inhabitant of Bengal; Bengali.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; Bengal + -ese
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