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- proper n. Chinese dialect spoken in the greater Taishan area of Guangdong Province, China; a dialect of Yue Chinese (Cantonese).
- n. A person who speaks the dialect of Taishanese
- n. A person from the area; or descended from people of the area of greater Taishan in Guangdong Province, China;
- adj. pertaining to the area of greater Taishan of Guangdong Province, China; its people; their descendants; the main dialect of the region
Taishan + -ese. From the Putonghua pronouncation for 台山 rendered into pinyin as Taishan (Wiktionary)