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

  • noun A language family that comprises the Finno-Ugric and Samoyedic subfamilies.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to the Ural Mountains or river Ural.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Pertaining to the Finno-Ugric and Samoyedic peoples, whose Urheimat was the Ural Mountains, or to their languages, which constitute a language family, the Uralic languages.

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

  • noun a family of Ural-Altaic languages

Etymologies

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

[After the Ural (Mountains).]

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