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Marshallese

[mahr-shuh-leez, -lees] /ˌmɑr ʃəˈliz, -ˈlis/
noun, plural Marshallese.
1.
a native or inhabitant of the Marshall Islands, especially a member of a Micronesian people native to the Marshall Islands.
2.
the Polynesian language of the Marshall Islands.
adjective
3.
of or relating to the Marshall Islands, their inhabitants, or their language.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; Marshall (Islands) + -ese
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