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Noun: American Indian  u'me-ri-kun 'in-dee-un
  1. A member of the race of people living in America when Europeans arrived
    - Indian, Red Indian
  2. Any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
    - Amerind, Amerindian language, American-Indian language, Indian

Derived forms: American Indians

Type of: Amerindian, Native American, natural language, tongue

Part of: Amerindian race, Indian race

Encyclopedia: American Indian