PIDGIN

an improvised contact language combining components of at least two languages, frequently devised for reasons of trading. Pidgins are marked by basic rules and restricted vocabulary.

PIDGIN: "Native Hawaiian's often use their own former of pidgin."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PIDGIN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pidgin/ (accessed February 19, 2020).
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