(sī′ə mēz′, -mēs′; for adj., usually sī′ə mēz′, -mēs′)
noun pl. Siamese
- any of a breed of domestic cat, thought to have originated in Siam, with blue eyes and a light-colored coat that is darker on the face, ears, legs, and tail
< Siamese twins designating or of a pipe coupling or joint in the form of a , for joining two pipes or hoses to one pipe
See Siamese in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. siamese Siamese
- Of or relating to Siam; Thai.
- Closely connected or very similar; twin.
- siamese Of or being a Y-shaped dual connection between two pipes or hoses and a larger pipe or hose.
- A native or inhabitant of Siam; a Thai.
- The Thai language.
Origin: After Siam (Thailand)