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Uma

A language of Indonesia. Population: 20,000 (1990 M. Martens), increasing. 15,000 in the region, 5,000 outside (1990 SIL), 500 in Benggaulu. Status: 5 (Developing). Lg Use: Use vigorous in the Uma homeland. Kantewu is...
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