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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Slavic.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the Slavs or Slavonians; Slavic.
  • noun The language of the Slavs: same as Slavic.

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  • proper noun A branch of the Indo-European family of languages, usually divided into three subbranches:
  • proper noun The unrecorded ancient language from which all of these languages developed.
  • adjective Of, denoting, or relating to the people who speak these languages.
  • adjective Of, denoting, or relating to Slavonia and its inhabitants.

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

  • noun a branch of the Indo-European family of languages
  • adjective of or relating to Slavic languages

Etymologies

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

[From Medieval Latin Sclāvōnia, Slavic lands, from Sclāvus, Slav; see Slav.]

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From Medieval Latin Slavonicus, Sclavonicus, from Slavonia.

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