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Flem·ish  audio  (flmsh) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
Of or relating to Flanders, the Flemings, or their language or culture.
NOUN:
  1. A group of Dutch dialects spoken in the southwestern Netherlands, northwest Belgium, and parts of northern France.
  2. (used with a pl. verb) The Flemings.

ETYMOLOGY:
Middle English, probably from Middle Dutch Vlaemisch


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