noun (used with a singular verb)
the study of language as an aspect or part of culture, especially the study of the influence of language on culture and of culture on language.
- ethnography of speaking,
Origin of ethnolinguistics
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Examples from the Web for ethnolinguistic
The Gola and the Kissi belong to the Mel (West Atlantic) ethnolinguistic group.