adjective or noun see Piedmont

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  • Piedmontese — [pēd΄män tēz′] adj. of Piedmont, Italy, or its people or culture n. pl. Piedmontese a person born or living in Piedmont, Italy …   English World dictionary

  • Piedmontese — /pidmɒnˈtiz/ (say peedmon teez), /pjeɪdmɒnˈtiz/ (say pyaydmon teez) adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Piedmont. –noun 2. (plural Piedmontese) a native or inhabitant of Piedmont. 3. the Piedmontese people collectively. 4. a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Piedmontese — /peed mon teez , tees /, n., pl. Piedmontese, adj. n. 1. a native or inhabitant of Piedmont, Italy. adj. 2. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the people or region of Piedmont, Italy. [1635 45; PIEDMONT + ESE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Piedmontese — A breed of beef cattle that originated in Italy. Registry is by the Piedmontese Association of North America …   Combined glossary of agriculture

  • piedmontese — I. |pēdmən.|tēz, ēs noun (plural piedmontese) Usage: capitalized Etymology: Piedmont, region in northwest Italy + English ese : a native or inhabitant of Piedmont, Italy II. adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • Piedmontese — noun a) An inhabitant or a resident of Piedmont. b) An Indo European language spoken in Piedmont, in the northwest of Italy …   Wiktionary

  • Piedmontese — n. native or resident of Piedmont (Italy) adj. of or pertaining to the Piedmont region in Italy or its people …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Piedmontese — noun (plural same) a native or inhabitant of Piedmont, a region of NW Italy. adjective relating to Piedmont …   English new terms dictionary

  • piedmontese — pied·mon·tese …   English syllables

  • Piedmontese — Pied•mon•tese [[t]ˌpid mɒnˈtiz, ˈtis[/t]] n. pl. tese, adj. 1) peo a native or inhabitant of Piedmont, Italy 2) peo of or pertaining to Piedmont, Italy, or its inhabitants • Etymology: 1635–45 …   From formal English to slang

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