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Cajunnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkeɪ.dʒən/  us   /ˈkeɪ.dʒən/
a person who lives in the US state of Louisiana and whose relations in the past were French-speaking Canadians

Cajunadjective

uk   /ˈkeɪ.dʒən/  us   /ˈkeɪ.dʒən/
belonging to or relating to Cajuns: Cajun cooking/food Lafayette is the home of Cajun music/dance.
(Definition of Cajun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Cajunnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkeɪ·dʒən/
a person belonging to a group of French-speaking people living in southern Louisiana in the US
Cajun
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈkeɪ·dʒən/
I can't wait to try that new Cajun restaurant.
(Definition of Cajun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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