Piute


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Pi·ute

 (pī′yo͞ot′)
n.
Variant of Paiute.

Piute

(ˈpaɪˌuːt; paɪˈjuːt)
n
(Peoples) a variant spelling of Paiute
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Noun1.Piute - a member of either of two Shoshonean peoples (northern Paiute and southern Paiute) related to the Aztecs and living in the southwestern United StatesPiute - a member of either of two Shoshonean peoples (northern Paiute and southern Paiute) related to the Aztecs and living in the southwestern United States
Shoshone, Shoshoni - a member of the North American Indian people (related to the Aztecs) of the southwestern United States
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It is known that he was found by a family of Piute Indians, who kept the little wretch with them for a time and then sold him--actually sold him for money to a woman on one of the east-bound trains, at a station a long way from Winnemucca.
The Jamboree is a Piute County Tourism event, sponsored and managed by a volunteer Jamboree Committee made up of local businesses, citizens, and elected officials.
Piute teens undergo the expensive procedure entitled Acquired Savant Abilities (ASA), which alters their brain function to turn them into a prodigy in a chosen entertainment field.
Western Pacific Resources Corporation (WRP - TSXV), a company focused on developing the polymetallic Deer Trail Mine in Piute County, Utah, has granted incentive stock options.
Located on 1,100 acres of privately owned land southwest of the Tehachapi and Piute mountains, the thin film photovoltaic panel project, under construction since May, began ramping up operation last month and will reach full capacity during the second quarter of this year.
The facility is located southwest of the Piute and Tehachapi Mountains.
The proposed agreement allows Stina to earn a 70% interest in Royal Mines' private Smith Lease Property as well as a 40% interest in Royal Mines' 100% interest in 20 Piute Valley claims, both located in the Searchlight Mining District.
Historically, habitat along the Mojave River was characterized by dense riparian communities of cottonwood, willow, mesquite and other relict wetland species (Lovich and Meyer, 2002), not unlike the site where the Piute Springs specimen was observed (see below).
Piute Contractors 518 28 Road # B200 Grand Junction, CO 81501 Tel: (970) 243-8737; Fax: (970) 243-8830 E-mail: piute3@aol.
Polonsky returned to film directing in 1969 with his revisionist contemporary western, Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here, starring Robert Redford as the white sheriff and Robert Blake as a Piute Indian.
Students of Piute Mountain School presented a patriotic program to the vets, who are no strangers to the classroom.