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1. afrasian, afrasian language, afro-asiatic, afroasiatic, afroasiatic language, hamito-semitic

a large family of related languages spoken both in Asia and Africa

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1. Also called: Semito-Hamitic
a family of languages of SW Asia and N Africa, consisting of the Semitic, ancient Egyptian, Berber, Cushitic, and Chadic subfamilies
denoting, belonging to, or relating to this family of languages

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A large family of languages spoken in northern Africa and southwest Asia, comprising the Semitic, Chadic, Cushitic, Berber, Omotic, and ancient Egyptian languages; formerly known as Hamito-Semitic.

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