adjective al·lo·phyl·i·an

Definition of allophylian


  1. :  Asian or European but neither Indo-European nor Semitic an allophylian language :  Asian or European but speaking a language that is neither Indo-European nor Semitic an allophylian people

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Origin and Etymology of allophylian

Late Latin allophylus + English -ian

First Known Use: 1841

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