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

  • n. Slang A white person.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A white man of European descent.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A white person; -- an appellation supposed to have been applied to the whites by the American Indians.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name for a white person attributed to the American Indians, as if translated from a term in their languages.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (slang) a derogatory term for a white person (supposedly used by North American Indians)

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