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also Min·ne·con·jou  (mĭn′ĭ-kŏn′jo͞o)
n. pl. Miniconjou or Min·i·con·jous also Minneconjou or Min·ne·con·jous
A member of a Native American people constituting a subdivision of the Lakota, formerly inhabiting an area from the Black Hills to the Platte River, with a present-day population in west-central South Dakota.
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23-28, 1990, during one of the worst winters in South Dakota in decades, some 300 horseback riders, walkers and support people retraced the original path Chief Big Foot's band of Miniconjous had taken as they fled from the Cheyenne River Reservation after Sitting Bull's death.