Pronunciation: (sOO-dan'ik), [key]
1. (esp. in former systems of classification) of or pertaining to a residual category of African languages including most of the non-Bantu and non-Hamitic languages of northern and central Africa: most now reclassified as part of the Niger-Congo subfamily.
2. of or pertaining to the Sudan or the Sudanese.
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