noun Kas·site \ˈkaˌsīt\
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Definition of Kassite



  1. 1 :  a member of a people inhabiting parts of the Iranian plateau south of the Caspian sea and ruling Babylon between 1600 and 1200 b.c.

  2. 2 :  the Elamite language of the Kassite people

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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