Min dialect

any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province
Syn: ↑Min, ↑Fukien, ↑Fukkianese, ↑Hokkianese, ↑Amoy, ↑Taiwanese
Hypernyms: ↑Chinese

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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