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"tepee" in British English

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tepeenoun [C]

(also teepee, tipi) uk   us   /ˈtiː.piː/
a ​type of ​tent in the ​shape of a ​cone made from ​animalskins that was the ​traditionalshelter of some Native Americans
(Definition of tepee from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tepeenoun [C]

(also teepee, tipi)  us   /ˈti·pi/
a ​type of round ​tent made from ​animalskins and ​supported by a ​frame of ​poles, used by some American ​Indians
(Definition of tepee from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tepee”
in Chinese (Simplified) (美洲印第安人用兽皮制成的)圆锥形帐篷…
in Chinese (Traditional) (美洲印第安人用獸皮製成的)圓錐形帳篷…
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