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A Dravidian language spoken in the state of Kerala on the Malabar Coast of southwest India.
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(Languages) a language of SW India, belonging to the Dravidian family and closely related to Tamil: the state language of Kerala
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Mal•a•ya•lam(ˌmæl əˈyɑ ləm)
a Dravidian language spoken mainly in the state of Kerala in extreme SW India.
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