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Also called Malayo-Polynesian. a family of languages spoken in the Malay Peninsula, Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Taiwan, Madagascar, and Oceania.
of or relating to or the Austronesian family of languages; Malayo-Polynesian.
Historical Examples

The Austronesian languages spread from these areas over thousands of miles beyond.
The Civilization of Illiteracy Mihai Nadin

of or relating to Austronesia, its peoples, or their languages
another name for Malayo-Polynesian


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