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Chukchee

[choo k-chee] /ˈtʃʊk tʃi/
noun, plural Chukchees (especially collectively) Chukchee.
1.

Chukchi

or Chuchchi, Chuckchi, Chukchee

[choo k-chee] /ˈtʃʊk tʃi/
noun, plural Chukchis (especially collectively) Chukchi for 1.
1.
a member of a Paleo-Asiatic people of northeastern Siberia.
2.
the Chukotian language of the Chukchi people, noted for having different pronunciations for men and women.
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Chukchi

/ˈtʃʊktʃɪ/
noun
1.
(pl) -chi, -chis, -chee, -chees. a member of a people of the Chukchi Peninsula
2.
the language of this people, related only to some of the smaller aboriginal languages of Siberia
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