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nomadic

[ noh-mad-ik ]
/ noʊˈmæd ɪk /
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adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of nomads.
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Origin of nomadic

From the Greek word nomadikós, dating back to 1810–20. See nomad, -ic

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British Dictionary definitions for nomadic

nomadic
/ (nəʊˈmædɪk) /

adjective
relating to or characteristic of nomads or their way of life

Derived forms of nomadic

nomadically, adverb
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