Japhetic

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Japhetic

(dʒeɪˈfɛtɪk)
adj
(Linguistics) denoting a discredited grouping of languages that postulated a relationship between Basque, Etruscan, and Georgian among others
[C19: from New Latin Japheti descendants of Japheth + -ic]
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Ja•phet•ic

(dʒəˈfɛt ɪk)

adj.
of or descended from Japheth.
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