[ soo-dan-ik ]
/ suˈdæn ɪk /
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(especially in former systems of classification) of or relating to a residual category of African languages including most of the non-Bantu and non-Hamitic languages of northern and central Africa: most now reclassified as part of the Niger-Congo subfamily.
of or relating to the Sudan or the Sudanese.
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British Dictionary definitions for Sudanic
/ (suːˈdænɪk) /
a group of languages spoken in scattered areas of the Sudan, most of which are now generally assigned to the Chari-Nile branch of the Nilo-Saharan family
relating to or belonging to this group of languages
of or relating to the Sudan
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