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Native Americannoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​member of one of the ​races who were ​living in ​North and ​SouthAmerica before Europeans ​arrived
Native American
adjective uk   us  
(Definition of Native American from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Native Americannoun [C]

 us   /ˈneɪ·t̬ɪv əˈmer·ɪ·kən/ (also American Indian)
a ​member of any of the ​groups of ​people that ​lived in ​NorthAmerica before the Europeans ​arrived
(Definition of Native American from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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