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Algonkian

[ al-gong-kee-uhn ]
/ ælˈgɒŋ ki ən /
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adjective

noun, plural Al·gon·ki·ans, (especially collectively) Al·gon·ki·an.

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Algonkian
/ (ælˈɡɒŋkɪən) /

noun, adjective

an obsolete term for Proterozoic
a variant of Algonquian
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