Caucasic


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Adj.1.Caucasic - of or relating to the geographical region of Caucasia; "Caucasian languages"
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1) There have been many unsuccessful attempts at correlating it with Basque, Nubian, the Dravidian languages, Munda, various Caucasic languages, Yenisseian (Van Driem 2001), Sino-Tibetan, Sumerian (see Bashir 2000: 1-3).
Milne-Edwards's popular natural history school text announced a single human species, with the Caucasic race most civilized, but provided a caricatural portrait of an ape-like African and simplistically correlated shape of forehead to brain size.
The linguistic links to Uralic and Caucasic, just mentioned, and the archaeological background of early Indo-Iranian-speaking groups far to the east combine to suggest a PIE homeland east of the Dnieper.