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dialect

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈdaɪəlekt/
a form of a language that people speak in a particular part of a countryWays of speaking
Translations of “dialect”
in Arabic لَهْجة…
in Korean 방언, 사투리…
in Malaysian loghat…
in French dialecte…
in Turkish lehçe…
in Italian dialetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 方言,土語,地方話…
in Russian диалект…
in Polish dialekt, gwara…
in Vietnamese thổ ngữ…
in Spanish dialecto…
in Portuguese dialeto…
in Thai ภาษาถิ่น…
in German der Dialekt…
in Catalan dialecte…
in Japanese 方言…
in Indonesian dialek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 方言,土语,地方话…
(Definition of dialect from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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