There are 2 definitions of Uitlander in English:

Uitlander

Syllabification: Uit·land·er
Pronunciation: /ˈītˌlandər, ˈāt-, ˈout-/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

South African historical
  • A British immigrant living in the Transvaal who was denied citizenship by the Boers for cultural and economic reasons.

Origin

Afrikaans, from Dutch uit 'out' + land 'land'.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody

There are 2 definitions of Uitlander in English:

uitlander

Line breaks: uit|land¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈeɪtlandə
 
, ˈɔɪt-/

noun

South African
  • A foreigner or outsider.
    More example sentences
    • The official rationale, for presentation to the British public, was that of protecting the rights of uitlanders in the Republics, but the real reason was the need to lay hands on the recently discovered Transvaal gold.
    • With his fresh, brushy style, Podeswa gives a bright and quirky view of the townships as seen by an uitlander.
    • The refusal of political rights to uitlanders aggravated the situation, as did the aggressive attitude of Lord Milner, British High Commissioner.

Origin

Afrikaans, from Dutch uit 'out' + land 'land'.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody