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Genoese

[jen-oh-eez, -ees] /ˌdʒɛn oʊˈiz, -ˈis/
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] /ˌdʒɛn əˈviz, -ˈvis/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; geno(a) + -ese
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Genoese

/ˌdʒɛnəʊˈiːz/
noun (pl) -ese, -vese
1.
a native or inhabitant of Genoa
adjective
2.
of or relating to Genoa or its inhabitants
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