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Pa•le•o-In•di•an



Pronunciation: (pā"lē-ō-in'dē-un; esp. Brit. pal"ē-), [key]
adj.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a New World cultural stage, c22,000–6000 b.c., distinguished by fluted-point tools and cooperative hunting methods.

n.
a member of the North American Indian people of this cultural stage, who are believed to have migrated originally from Asia and are known to have been expert big-game hunters.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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