/seuh mit"ik/, n.
1. a subfamily of Afroasiatic languages that includes Akkadian, Arabic, Aramaic, Ethiopic, Hebrew, and Phoenician.
2. of or pertaining to the Semites or their languages, esp. of or pertaining to the Jews.
[ < NL semiticus, equiv. to semit(a) SEMITE + -icus -IC]

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