Sinitic meaning

sī-nĭtĭk, sĭ-
The branch of Sino-Tibetan that comprises Chinese.
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A branch of the Sino-Tibetan family of languages, including the languages of China.
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Of China or its people, languages, or culture.
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Origin of sinitic

  • Sin(o)– -itic (as in Semitic)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition