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oto-(word root) ear
Examples of words with the root oto-: otology
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n. pl. Oto or O·tos
1. A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting eastern Nebraska along the Platte River, with a present-day population living with the Missouri in north-central Oklahoma.
2. The Siouan language of the Oto, dialectally related to Iowa.
[Missouri wat'ota, lechers.]
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|Noun||1.||Oto - a member of the Siouan people inhabiting the valleys of the Platte and Missouri rivers in Nebraska|
|2.||Oto - a dialect of the Chiwere language spoken by the Oto|
Chiwere - the Siouan language spoken by the Iowa and Oto and Missouri
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