Eurasiatic


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Adj.1.Eurasiatic - relating to, or coming from, Europe and Asia; "His mother was Eurasian, and his father Chinese"; "the Eurasian landmass is the largest in the world"
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Rejecting the agreement and joining the Russian initiative, the Eurasiatic Union, triggered a spiral of clashes which has ended with a political catastrophe in Ukraine and a geo-political cataclysm at the European geopolitical scale.
The study shows that Gephyrostegus is closely related to another group of Eurasiatic and North American tetrapods called seymouriamorphs, also involved in debates about amniote ancestry.
Greenberg's (2005: 331) version of it, however, is slightly different, and called by him Eurasiatic, which comprises the following: 1) Indo-European; 2) Uralic; 3) Altaic; 4) Yukaghir; 5) Gilyak; 6) Eskimo; 7) Korean; 8) Ainu; 9) Japonese.
The group of widespread taxa, although comprising a greater number of geoelements (Paleotemperate, Subcosmopolitan, Cosmopolitan, European, Eurasiatic, Circumboreal, Paleosubtropical, Subtropical, Eurosiberian and Thermo-cosmopolitan), is in second place and is represented by just 86 taxa (39%).
Related are Eurasiatic *watV and Afroasiatic *wat-.
Originally interested in whether Indo-European might be related to Semitic languages, the author has since become a strong proponent of the theory that Indo-European is one of many daughter languages of a Nostratic macrofamily of Afrasian, Elamo-Dravidian, Kartvelian, and Eurasiatic.
1993), with Allacricetus bursae, discovered in Portugal for the first time, demonstrates the extension of eurasiatic steppes in the Iberian peninsula ca.