the dialect of Albanian spoken in southern Albania and in areas of Greece and Italy
Syn: ↑Tosk dialect
Hypernyms: ↑Albanian

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Tosk «tosk», noun.
1. an Albanian living south of the Shkumbin River.
2. the dialect spoken by such a person.

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dial. var. tusk n.3

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