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Definition of Tok Pisin noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Tok Pisin

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌtɒk ˈpɪzən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌtɑːk ˈpɪzən//
 
; BrE BrE//ˌtɒk ˈpɪsən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌtɑːk ˈpɪsən//
 
(also Pidgin) [uncountable] Languages
 
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a Creole language based on English, used in Papua New Guinea See related entries: Languages Word Originthe name in Tok Pisin, literally ‘pidgin talk’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Tok Pisin