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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Keokuk 1790?-1848? American Sauk leader who aided the United States in the Black Hawk War (1832) and negotiated peace between his people and the Sioux (1837).

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  • n. Sauk leader who aided the United States against Black Hawk (1790-1848)

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