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npl -mucks, -muck, -myks or -myk
1. (Peoples) a member of a Mongoloid people of Buddhist tradition, who migrated from W China in the 17th century
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Mongolic branch of the Altaic family
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n., pl. -myks (esp. collectively) -myk (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
1. a member of a Mongolian people living mainly N of the Caspian Sea and W of the lower Volga River in S European Russia.
2. the language of the Kalmyks.
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