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Yu·man

 (yo͞o′mən)
n.
A language family constituting the languages of the Quechan and Mohave peoples and other Native American languages of western Arizona and adjacent parts of California and Mexico.

Yu′man adj.
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Yuman

(ˈjuːmən)
n
(Languages) a family of North American Indian languages spoken chiefly in Arizona, California, and Mexico
adj
(Languages) relating to or belonging to this family of languages
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Yu•man

(ˈyu mən)

n.
a family of languages spoken by American Indian peoples of the lower Colorado River valley and adjacent areas in W Arizona, S California, and N Baja California.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Yuman - a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and MexicoYuman - a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico
Hokan, Hoka - a family of Amerindian languages spoken in California
Akwa'ala - the Yuman language spoken by the Akwa'ala
Cochimi - the Yuman language spoken by the Cochimi
Cocopa, Cocopah - the Yuman language spoken by the Cocopa
Diegueno - the Yuman language spoken by the Diegueno
Havasupai - the Yuman language spoken by the Havasupai
Kamia - the Yuman language spoken by the Kamia
Kiliwa, Kiliwi - the Yuman language spoken by the Kiliwa
Maricopa - the Yuman language spoken by the Maricopa and the Halchidhoma
Mohave, Mojave - the Yuman language spoken by the Mohave
Hualapai, Hualpai, Walapai - the Yuman language spoken by the Walapai
Yavapai - the Yuman language spoken by the Yavapai
Yuma - the Yuman language spoken by the Yuma
Adj.1.Yuman - of or relating to the language or culture of the Yuma people
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CF33 is a chimeric vaccinia poxvirus from the lab of Professor Yuman Fong, chair of Surgery at city of Hope, and a noted expert in the oncolytic virus field.
The shareholders of Vaxinia, which include inter alia, Imugene's chairman Paul Hopper, city of Hope's chair of Surgery and Professor Yuman Fong, the CF33 inventor, and an ex-Viralytics executive, will be eligible for further payments in equity on the achievement of performance -related milestones (unless an earlier change of control event for Imugene occurs, at which time the outstanding shares payable under the remaining milestones will vest).
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Hassan claimed the award ahead of the other two finalists, Japan's Yuman Suzuki and Kenti Misao of Kashima Antlers team, who helped their side to their inaugural Asian Champions League victory.
The left-back has been nominated for the honour along with Yuman Suzuki and Kenti Misao of Kashima Antlers.
According to a statement from the ruling body AFC, Yuman Suzuki and Kenti Misao from Kashima Antlers, who helped their side to an inaugural Asian Champions League victory, lead the nominations along with Qatar's Al Sadd's Abdelkarim Hassan to be crowned AFC Player of the Year.
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Job insecurity, eagerness to climb the career ladder, and desire to own a home may explain why Millennials feel so stressed," said Yuman Chan, CEO and Country Manager, Cigna Hong Kong.
Fan from Hong Kong, Abhinav Humar from Pittsburgh, Yuman Fong from New York, Sir Roy Calne from Cambridge, Pierre Clavien from Zurich and Dirk Gouma from Amsterdam in the past.
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