Balinese

Balinese
Balinese [bä΄lə nēz′, bal΄ənēz′]
adj.
of Bali or its people, language, or culture
n.
pl. Balinese
1. a person born or living on Bali
2. the Western Austronesian language spoken on Bali
3. any of a breed of long-haired domestic cat, developed from the Siamese, with blue, almond-shaped eyes and a light-colored coat shading to a darker color at the face, ears, feet, and tail

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