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Definition of Mongols

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native or resident of Mongolia; member of Mongoloid people
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n. pl.)
Alt. of Mongolians
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\mon"gols\ (?), mongolians \mon*go"li*ans\ (?) ], n. pl. (ethnol.) one of the great races of man, including the greater part of the inhabitants of china, japan, and the interior of asia, with branches in northern europe and other parts of the world. by some american indians are considered a branch of the mongols. in a more restricted sense, the inhabitants of mongolia and adjacent countries, including the burats and the kalmuks. [

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The Mongols, or Mongolic peoples, are a Central and Northern Asian (Inner Asia) ethno-linguistic group. Although the largest Mongolic group consists of the inhabitants of Mongolia, they also live as minorities across Northern Asia, including in Russia, China, and many of the former Soviet Union states. Mongolic peoples belonging to the Buryat ethnic group live predominantly in what is now the autonomous Republic of Buryatia, Russia. In China, they live mainly either in Inner Mongolia or, less commonly, in Xinjiang. Mongolic peoples are bound together by a common culture and language, a group of related tongues known as Mongolic languages.

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