Si·a·mese /ˌsaɪəˈmiz, ˈmis/
Si·a·mese a. Of or pertaining to Siam, its native people, or their language.
Si·a·mese, n. sing. & pl.
1. A native or inhabitant of Siam; pl., the people of Siam.
2. sing. The language of the Siamese.
adj 1: of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand or its
people; "Siamese kings"; "different Thai tribes live
in the north" [syn: Thai, Tai]
2: of or relating to the languages of the Thai people; "Thai
tones" [syn: Thai, Tai]
3: of or relating to Thailand; "the Thai border with Laos"
[syn: Thai, Tai]
4: very similar [syn: twin]
5: connecting two or more pipes or hoses or having such a
connection; "a Y-shaped siamese joint"; "siamese fire-hose
n 1: a branch of the Tai languages [syn: Thai, Central Thai]
2: a native or inhabitant of Thailand [syn: Thai, Tai]
3: a slender short-haired blue-eyed breed of cat having a pale
coat with dark ears paws face and tail tip [syn: Siamese