Uralic

noun
Ural·ic | \yu̇-ˈra-lik \

Definition of Uralic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a language family comprising the Finno-Ugric and Samoyed languages

Uralic

adjective

Definition of Uralic (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or constituting the Finno-Ugric and Samoyed languages

First Known Use of Uralic

Noun

1861, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1880, in the meaning defined above

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