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n. pl. Maricopa or Mar·i·co·pas
1. A member of a Native American people sharing reservation lands with the Pima in south-central Arizona.
2. The Yuman language of the Maricopa.
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Noun1.Maricopa - a member of a North American Indian people of the Gila river valley in ArizonaMaricopa - a member of a North American Indian people of the Gila river valley in Arizona
Hoka, Hokan - a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan languages
2.Maricopa - the Yuman language spoken by the Maricopa and the Halchidhoma
Yuman - a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico
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