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Aleut

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noun \ˌa-lē-ˈüt, ˈa-lē-ˌ; ə-ˈlüt\

Definition of Aleut

  1. 1 :  a member of a people of the Aleutian and Shumagin islands and the western part of Alaska Peninsula

  2. 2 :  the language of the Aleuts




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