Ewenki


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E·wen·ki

 (ĭ-wĕng′kē)
n.
Variant of Evenki.
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Noun1.Ewenki - a member of the people inhabiting an area of northern Mongolia and eastern Siberia
Oriental, oriental person - a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
2.Ewenki - the Tungusic language of the Evenki in eastern SiberiaEwenki - the Tungusic language of the Evenki in eastern Siberia
Tungusic language, Tungusic - a family of Altaic languages spoken in Mongolia and neighboring areas
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The study of the blood sample from a two-year-old female reindeer of a domesticated herd maintained by nomadic Ewenki hunter-herders in the Greater Khingan Mountains in China led researchers to understand in detail the evolutionary history of the animal.
The distal 5 cm from each antler was collected from two anaesthetized healthy reindeer at Grand Farm in Harbin, which were introduced from the Ewenki reindeer herding of Aoluguya, Inner Mongolia, China.
If a communications scholar wants to study how an oral culture skips developmental stages, in Marshall McLuhan's terms, (1) and fast-forwards to the age of electronic media in the wink of an eye, very few sites on earth can be more ideal than Ewenki society.