American Indian

  1. Noun.  A member of some indigenous peoples of the Americas, especially the United States, but excluding the Inuit, Yupik, and Aleuts.
  2. Noun.  (Canada) An indigenous person from the United States.
  3. Adjective.  Relating to the indigenous peoples of the Americas or their languages.

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