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Ojibwa

[ oh-jib-wey, -wuh ]
/ oʊˈdʒɪb weɪ, -wə /
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noun, plural O·jib·was, (especially collectively) O·jib·wa.
adjective
of or relating to the Ojibwe or their language.
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Also Ojibway.
Also called Chippewa1, Anishinaabe.

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British Dictionary definitions for Ojibwa

Ojibwa
/ (əʊˈdʒɪbwə) /

noun
plural -was or -wa a member of a North American Indian people living in a region west of Lake Superior
the language of this people, belonging to the Algonquian family
Also: Chippewa
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