adibasi

noun

adi·​ba·​si
ˌa-də-ˈbä-sē
plural -s
: a member of one of the aboriginal tribes of India

Word History

First Known Use

1949, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of adibasi was in 1949

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“Adibasi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adibasi. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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