[ maz-uh-tek ]
/ ˈmæz əˌtɛk /
noun, plural Maz·a·tecs, (especially collectively) Maz·a·tec for 1.
a member of an American Indian people of northern Oaxaca, in Mexico.
the Oto-Manguean language of the Mazatec.
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Example sentences from the Web for mazatec
The mode of wearing the hair among the Mazatec women is in two broad, flat braids hanging down the back.
We passed and repassed picturesque groups of Mazatec indians with their burdens.