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Tibeto-Burman

[ ti-bet-oh-bur-muhn ]
/ tɪˈbɛt oʊˈbɜr mən /
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noun
a subfamily of Sino-Tibetan languages, including especially Tibetan and Burmese.
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British Dictionary definitions for Tibeto-Burman

Tibeto-Burman
/ (tɪˈbɛtəʊˈbɜːmən) /

noun
a branch of the Sino-Tibetan family of languages, sometimes regarded as a family in its own rightCompare Sinitic
adjective
belonging or relating to this group of languages
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