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Definition of welsh:

  1. Of or pertaining to the lowest subdivision of the rocks of the Silurian or Molluscan age; - sometimes described as inferior to the Silurian. It is named from its development in Cambria or Wales. See the Diagram under Geology.
  2. The language of Wales, or of the people.
  3. The natives or inhabitants of Wales.
  4. To avoid dishonorably the fulfillment of a pecuniary obligation.
  5. To cheat by avoiding payment of bets; - said esp. of an absconding bookmaker at a race track.


Cymric, welch, cambrian, Middle Welsh, Old Welsh, welsh black, Brittanic, Brythonic, Welshman.

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