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patois

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈpæt.wɑː/ ( plural patois) us  
the form of a language spoken by people in a particular area that is different from the standard language of the country: the local patois
Translations of “patois”
in Spanish Patois…
in Chinese (Traditional) 方言,土話…
in Chinese (Simplified) 方言,土话…
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