beaver trade

noun

Definition of beaver trade

: trade in beaver skins formerly used to refer especially to trade between American Indians and early settlers in North America

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“Beaver trade.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beaver%20trade. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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