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Dictionary Definition

Siamese adj
1 of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand or its people; "Siamese kings"; "different Thai tribes live in the north" [syn: Thai, Tai]
2 of or relating to the languages of the Thai people; "Thai tones" [syn: Thai, Tai]
3 of or relating to Thailand; "the Thai border with Laos" [syn: Thai, Tai]
4 very similar [syn: twin]
5 connecting two or more pipes or hoses or having such a connection; "a Y-shaped siamese joint"; "siamese fire-hose lines"

Noun

1 a branch of the Tai languages [syn: Thai, Central Thai]
2 a native or inhabitant of Thailand [syn: Thai, Tai]
3 a slender short-haired blue-eyed breed of cat having a pale coat with dark ears paws face and tail tip [syn: Siamese cat]

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English

Adjective

  1. Of, or relating to Siam; Thai
  2. Of a connection of tubes or hoses shaped like a letter Y.

Translations

Thai

Proper noun

  1. The Thai language

Translations

Noun

  1. The Siamese cat

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Extensive Definition

Siamese could refer to:
Siamese in Spanish: Siamés
Siamese in French: Siamois
Siamese in Portuguese: Siamês
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