from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family, spoken in west-central Africa and including Hausa.
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- adj. Belonging to a language family spoken across northern Nigeria, Niger, Chad, Central African Republic and Cameroon.
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- n. a family of Afroasiatic tonal languages (mostly two tones) spoken in the regions west and south of Lake Chad in north central Africa
Chad + -ic (Wiktionary)