a structure used for various ceremonials of North American Indians.
(initial capital letters) the most important religious society among the central Algonquian tribes of North America.
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Origin of medicine lodge
First recorded in 1800–10
Words nearby medicine lodge
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Example sentences from the Web for medicine lodge
The fight occurred in Kansas, north of the head of Medicine-lodge creek.
The demand is never refused; and loaded with edged tools of various kinds, he returns to the medicine-lodge.Curiosities of Superstition|W. H. Davenport Adams
British Dictionary definitions for medicine lodge
a wooden structure used for magical and religious ceremonies among certain North American Indian peoples
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