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Eurasiatic: *[ʒ]VlV
Meaning: slide, creep
Borean: Borean
Indo-European: *tsel-
Altaic: *ǯi̯ū́lu (~ -a)
Kartvelian: *zirṭ-
Comments: Expected *ź in Kartv.
References: МССНЯ 356; ND 2724 *ʒ́iXl̄V 'creep, crawl' (+ Sem.), 2726 *ʒ́Vl̄(i)KE 'to slip, slide'. [Cf. also Georg. ʒvr- 'kriechen, klettern', NDr *corg- 'to move, creep forward' in ND 2750 *ʒ́or[U] 'crawl, climb' + Berb.].

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