Minangkabau


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Mi•nang•ka•bau

(ˌmi nɑŋ kəˈbaʊ)

n., pl. -baus, (esp. collectively) -bau.
1. a member of a people dispersed throughout W Indonesia and Malaysia, though most numerous in their historical homeland, the highlands of W central Sumatra.
2. the Austronesian language of the Minangkabau.
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