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Portuguese

adjective uk   /ˌpɔː.tʃəˈɡiːz/ us    /ˌpɔːr-/
belonging to or relating to Portugal, its people, or its language: Portuguese food/customsNationalities

Portuguese

noun uk   /ˌpɔː.tʃəˈɡiːz/ us    /ˌpɔːr-/ (plural Portuguese)
[U] the main language spoken in PortugalNationalities [C] a person from Portugal: There are six Spaniards and a Portuguese in the class.Nationalities
(Definition of Portuguese from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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