lingua geral

noun
lingua ge·​ral | \ -zhəˈräl \
plural lingua gerals

Definition of lingua geral

: a trade language based on Tupi and used in inland Brazil

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History and Etymology for lingua geral

Portuguese língua geral, literally, general language

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“Lingua geral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lingua%20geral. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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