Inugsuk

adjective
Inug·​suk | \ ˈēnəgˌsük \

Definition of Inugsuk

: of or relating to a stage of Eskimo culture in west Greenland ( a.d. 1200–1400) resulting from contact between Thule Eskimo and medieval Norse cultures

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“Inugsuk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Inugsuk. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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