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A branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family that includes Tibetan and Burmese.
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(Languages) a branch of the Sino-Tibetan family of languages, sometimes regarded as a family in its own right. Compare Sinitic
(Languages) belonging or relating to this group of languages
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Ti•bet•o-Bur•man(tɪˈbɛt oʊˈbɜr mən)
a language family, a branch of the Sino-Tibetan family, that includes Tibetan, Burmese, and the languages of many peoples of the Himalayan periphery and upland regions of S, S central, and SE Asia.
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|Noun||1.||Tibeto-Burman - a branch of the Sino-Tibetan family of languages spoken from Tibet to the Malay Peninsula|
Himalayish - the Tibeto-Burman language spoken in Tibet and Nepal and Bhutan and Sikkim
Kamarupan - the Tibeto-Burman language spoken in northeastern India and adjacent regions of western Burma
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