Turko-Iranian
Turko-Iranian Tur`ko-I*ra"ni*an, a. (Ethnol.) Designating, or pert. to, a mixed racial type including the Afghans, and characterized chiefly by stature above mean, fair complexion, dark, or sometimes gray, eyes, brachycephaly, and very long, prominent, and moderately narrow nose. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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