Pronunciation: (in'OO-it, -yOO-),[key] —n., —pl.-its,(esp. collectively)-itfor 1. 1. a member of the Eskimo peoples inhabiting northernmost North America from northern Alaska to eastern Canada and Greenland.
2. the language of the Inuit, a member of the Eskimo-Aleut family comprising a variety of dialects. Also,Innuit.Also called Inupik.