from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Asian: the Asiatic reaches of the Soviet Union; a tropical Asiatic plant.
  • n. Often Offensive An Asian.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Asian
  • n. Asian

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Asia or to its inhabitants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Belonging to or characteristic of Asia or its inhabitants.
  • Characterized by Asianism.
  • n. A native of Asia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or characteristic of Asia or the peoples of Asia or their languages or culture
  • n. a native or inhabitant of Asia


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