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Melanesian

noun Mel·a·ne·sian \ˌme-lə-ˈnē-zhən, -shən\

Definition of MELANESIAN

1
:  a member of the dominant native group of Melanesia
2
:  a language group consisting of the Austronesian languages of Melanesia
Melanesian adjective

First Known Use of MELANESIAN

1845

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