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Sudanic

[soo-dan-ik] /suˈdæn ɪk/
adjective
1.
(especially in former systems of classification) of or pertaining to a residual category of African languages including most of the non-Bantu and non-Hamitic languages of northern and central Africa: most now reclassified as part of the Niger-Congo subfamily.
2.
of or pertaining to the Sudan or the Sudanese.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; Sudan + -ic
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Sudanic

/suːˈdænɪk/
noun
1.
a group of languages spoken in scattered areas of the Sudan, most of which are now generally assigned to the Chari-Nile branch of the Nilo-Saharan family
adjective
2.
relating to or belonging to this group of languages
3.
of or relating to the Sudan
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