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Basque

adjective uk   /bæsk/ /bɑːsk/ us    /bæsk/
connected with a people living in the area around the Pyrenees in Spain and France, or connected with the language of this people: the Basque provinces

Basque

noun [C or U] uk   /bæsk/ /bɑːsk/ us    /bæsk/
the language of the Basque area, or a person from the Basque people
Translations of “Basque”
in Chinese (Traditional) (女裝)緊身胸衣…
in Chinese (Simplified) (女式)紧身胸衣…
(Definition of Basque adjective, noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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