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creole in Languages topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcreolecre‧ole /ˈkriːəʊl $ -oʊl/ noun 🔊 🔊 1 [countable, uncountable]SLL a language that is a combination of a European language with one or more other languagespidgin2 Creole3 [uncountable]DFF food prepared in the spicy strong-tasting style of the southern US 🔊 shrimp creolecreole adjective
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creoleThe island community Nichols studied traditionally spoke Gullah, a creole variety developed from the African/English pidgin of early slave plantations.The thatched restaurant offers a splendid selection of international and local creole dishes.Have you had the shrimp creole?Some typical vocabulary words of this creole are listed in table 7. 2.