Al·gon·qui·an (ăl-gŏngkwē-ən, -kē-ən) also Al·gon·ki·an (-kē-ən)
n. pl. Algonquian or Al·gon·qui·ans also Algonkian or Al·gon·ki·ans
1. A family of North American Indian languages spoken or formerly spoken in an area from Labrador to the Carolinas between the Atlantic coast and the Rocky Mountains.
2. A member of a people traditionally speaking an Algonquian language.
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