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Bushmen




A people of South Africa related to the pygmies, living around the Kalahari Desert. They average about 5 feet in height and have yellowish-brown skin, broad noses, and closely curled hair. They are nomadic hunters, living in bands of 25–60. Their language, related to Hottentot and belonging to the Khoisan group, employs a series of "clicks."


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