Pronunciation: (mong'gul, -gōl, mon'-), [key]
1. a member of a pastoral people now living chiefly in Mongolia.
2. a person having Mongoloid characteristics.
3. any Mongolian language.
4. (often l.c.) Pathol.(no longer in technical use) a person affected with Down syndrome; Mongoloid.
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