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English definition of “polyglot”

polyglot

adjective     /ˈpɒl.ɪ.ɡlɒt/ US  /ˈpɑː.lɪ.ɡlɑːt/ formal
speaking or using several different languages : She was reading a polyglot bible , with the text in English , Latin and Greek .Using other languages containing people from many different and distant places : New York is an exciting polyglot city .Using other languages polyglot     noun [C] My tutor's something of a polyglot - she speaks seven languages .Using other languages
(Definition of polyglot adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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