[ tel-uh-goo ]

noun,plural Tel·u·gus, (especially collectively) Tel·u·gu.
  1. a Dravidian language spoken mainly in Andhra Pradesh state, SE India.

  2. a member of the people speaking this language.

  1. of Telugu or the Telugu.

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/ (ˈtɛləˌɡuː) /

  1. a language of SE India, belonging to the Dravidian family of languages: the state language of Andhra Pradesh

  2. plural -gus or -gu a member of the people who speak this language

  1. of or relating to this people or their language

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