genovese

Genoese

[jen-oh-eez, -ees]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Genoa or its inhabitants.
noun, plural Genoese.
2.
a native or inhabitant of Genoa.
Also, Genovese [jen-uh-veez, -vees] .


Origin:
1545–55; geno(a) + -ese

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Genoese or Genovese (ˌdʒɛnəʊˈiːz, ˌdʒɛnəˈviːz)
 
n , pl -ese, -vese
1.  a native or inhabitant of Genoa
 
adj
2.  of or relating to Genoa or its inhabitants
 
Genovese or Genovese
 
n
 
adj

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