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North American Indian

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  • n. A member of one of the indigenous peoples of North America (but not a member of the Aleut, Inuit, Metis, or Yupik).
  • adj. Of or relating to the indigenous peoples of the Americas (but not the Aleut, Inuit, Metis, or Yupik).

Etymologies

1748 noun, 1845 adjective, from North American + Indian. (Wiktionary)

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