Definition of Turanian in English:

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Pronunciation: /tjʊˈreɪnɪən/


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


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

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