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  1. Romany; the language of the Gypsies
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Word Origin

from Romany
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Historical Examples

  • For this phase, Romanes has coined the term physiological isolation.

    The Meaning of Evolution

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  • This contradicts in no way the very just reservation of Romanes.

  • Thus it has been possible to support a theory opposing that of Romanes.

  • The first of these is the manner in which the author treats the Romanes incident.

  • Bonnet, Œuvres; quoted also by Romanes, Animal Intelligence, p. 205.