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nomadic

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adjective no·mad·ic \nō-ˈma-dik\

Definition of nomadic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of nomads <a nomadic tribe>

  2. 2 :  roaming about from place to place aimlessly, frequently, or without a fixed pattern of movement



Examples of nomadic in a sentence

  1. <raised in a nomadic family, she attended half a dozen different high schools>



Circa 1818

First Known Use of nomadic

circa 1818

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NOMADIC Defined for Kids

nomadic

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adjective no·mad·ic \nō-ˈma-dik\

Definition of nomadic for Students

  1. 1 :  characteristic of or being a nomad or group of nomads <nomadic herders> <a nomadic lifestyle>

  2. 2 :  roaming about from place to place <nomadic wolves>





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