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n. pl. Hohokam or Ho·ho·kams
A member of a Native American culture flourishing from about the 3rd century bc to the mid-15th century ad in south-central Arizona, noted for the construction of an extensive system of irrigation canals.

[From O'odham huhugam, those who are gone, from huhug, to perish, disappear.]


(həˈhoʊ kəm)

of or designating an American Indian culture of the S Arizona desert c300 b.c.–a.d. c1450.
[1912; < Pima-Papago huhugam those who are gone]
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Hohokam Drive will be relocated 270-feet to the east and a one-way loop will be incorporated immediately to the east of the bridge to re-direct traffic accessing Smokey Lane.
During the 1940s he constructed Taliesin West in Arizona's Sonoran Desert, the new winter home for himself and the Fellowship, rich in associations with the primordial landscape and the region's indigenous Hohokam people.
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The eleven case study-based chapters engage with relational ontologies and cosmologies apparent in Indigenous circumpolar (Inuit), Indigenous Australian (Torres Strait Islander), North American pueblo (Southwest Chaco and Hohokam regions), Peruvian, Neolithic Turkish, Neolithic and Bronze Age British, Bronze Age Aegean, Neolithic Central European, and seventeenth-century Swedish cultures.
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So agent Dick Moss brought Dawson to the GM meetings in Arizona during spring training 1987, and then showed up at HoHoKam Park in Mesa, site of the Cubs' camp.
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