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Turanian

Line breaks: Tur|an¦ian
Pronunciation: /tjʊˈreɪnɪən
 
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Definition of Turanian in English:

adjective

dated
Relating to or denoting the languages of central Asia, particularly those of the Uralic and Altaic families, or the peoples that speak them.

Origin

late 18th century: from Persian Tūrān, the region beyond the Oxus, + -ian.

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