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or Ath·a·pas·can

[ath-uh-pas-kuh n]
noun, adjective
  1. Athabaskan.
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Examples from the Web for athapaskan

Historical Examples

  • They never became fur trappers in the same complete way as did the northern Algonkian and Athapaskan peoples.

    Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society

    Robert F. Murphy

  • The northern and southern divisions of the Athapaskan group are separated by something like twelve hundred miles.

    Pioneers in Canada

    Sir Harry Johnston