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  • adj. Of, from, or pertaining to Myanmar (formerly Burma), or its people or language.
  • n. A person from Myanmar or of Myanmarese descent.

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Examples

  • But others argued that tourism gave the isolated Myanmarese a rare opportunity to connect with the outside world, and that visitors give moral and sometimes even financial support to communities in need.

    Myanmar Hopes To Increase Foreign Tourism With Prisoner Aung San Suu Kyi's Release

  • The Kachin, Shan, Wa, and Karen have faced marginalization, oppression, and the occasional ethnic cleansing since the beginning of the Myanmarese Junta; and, in the current security climate of Burma, they see their security ensured only through the maintaining of their arms.

    RED ALERT: Civil War Looms in Burma

  • The long-time Indian presence at one end and the Myanmar Embassy at the other makes this is the best spot in town for authentic South Indian dosa pancakes try Chennai Kitchen, or the rare, Myanmarese specialty of fermented tea leaf salad.

    BANGKOK CITY WALK: SURPRISES IN THE SHADOWS

  • The Annapurna is the snazziest spot to switch between Indian and Myanmarese menus — and follow that with some honeyed treats or rice pudding while lingering over Indian chai at Mashoor's sweets shop.

    BANGKOK CITY WALK: SURPRISES IN THE SHADOWS

  • Similar when conflating Vietnamese with Cambodian; Thai with Burmese/Myanmarese with Laosian, etc.

    Stick Figures And Stick Figures Who Parent » Sociological Images

  • Bazuki Muhammad/Reuters A Myanmarese wears a "Free Aung San Suu Kyi" T-shirt as people gathered at the road leading to the Myanmar embassy for a protest in Kuala Lumpur on Aug. 8, which was later cancelled at the request of the police.

    Suu Kyi Returns to House Arrest

  • United Nations is very much committed to actively assisting Myanmarese people.

    CNN Transcript May 5, 2008

  • The devastating cyclone -- combined with rising food costs in the international market -- could exacerbate the financial problems of ordinary Myanmarese.

    Deadly Storm

  • My invitation came from a slickly dressed, 27-year-old, Australian-educated Myanmarese who introduced himself as Neil at another nightclub two nights earlier.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • A Korea Coast Guard spokesman said the explosion of the 4,191-tonne freight ship, with 16 crewmen -- 11 Koreans and 5 Myanmarese -- on board, happened Sunday morning in waters north of Jawol Island near Incheon.

    News - chicagotribune.com

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