Cahokia Mounds


a group of very large prehistoric Indian earthworks in southwestern Illinois, consisting of mounds with flat tops that supported temples and other structures of mud and thatch. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for cahokia mounds

Cahokia Mounds

/ (kəˈhəʊkɪə) /

pl n

the largest group of prehistoric Indian earthworks in the US, located northeast of East St Louis

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