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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The Rhaeto-Romance dialect that is an official language of Switzerland. Also called Ladin.

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  • proper n. The minority Romance language of Switzerland - one of the Rhaeto-Romance languages

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as Rhæto-Romanic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the Rhaeto-Romance language spoken in southeastern Switzerland; it is an official language of Switzerland
  • adj. of or relating to the Romansh language

Etymologies

Romansh Romonsch, from Latin Rōmānicus, Roman; see romance.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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