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1. algonkian, algonkin

a member of a North American Indian people in the Ottawa river valley of Ontario and Quebec

2. algonkian, algonkin

the Algonquian language spoken by the Algonkian


3. algonkian, algonquian, algonquin

of or relating to an Algonquian tribe or its people or language

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see synonyms of algonkian
noun, adjective
1.  an obsolete term for Proterozoic
2.  a variant of Algonquian

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see synonyms of algonkian
adjective, noun
1.  var. of
2.  [sometimes a-]; Geology

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see synonyms of algonkian
1. Geology Late Proterozoic.
2. Variant of Algonquian.

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