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Assamese

[as-uh-meez, -mees] /ˌæs əˈmiz, -ˈmis/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Assam, its inhabitants, or their language.
noun, plural Assamese.
2.
a native or inhabitant of Assam.
3.
an Indic language of Assam.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; Assam + -ese
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British Dictionary definitions for Assamese

Assamese

/ˌæsəˈmiːz/
noun
1.
the state language of Assam, belonging to the Indic branch of the Indo-European family and closely related to Bengali
2.
(pl) -mese. a native or inhabitant of Assam
adjective
3.
of or relating to Assam, its people, or their language
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