Amerindian

[ am-uh-rin-dee-uh n ]
/ ˌæm əˈrɪn di ən /

noun

adjective

of or relating to Amerindians.

Origin of Amerindian

Usage note

See Indian.
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Amerindian

/ (ˌæməˈrɪndɪən) /

noun, adjective Also: Amerind (ˈæmərɪnd)

a specialist word, esp in linguistics and anthropology, for American Indian

Derived Forms

Amerindic, adjective
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