from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The branch of Sino-Tibetan that comprises Chinese.
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- adj. Relating to the group of Chinese languages
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as Sinic.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to the Chinese people or their language or culture
- n. a group of Sino-Tibetan languages
Sin(o)- + -itic (as in Semitic).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin Sina ("China"). (Wiktionary)