American Indian

noun

Definition of American Indian

: a member of any of the indigenous peoples of the western hemisphere except often the Eskimos; especially : an American Indian of North America and especially the U.S. — compare native american

American Indian

adjective

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1650

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American Indian

noun

Definition of American Indian for Students

: a member of any of the first groups of people to live in North and South America


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