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Squan·to

 (skwŏn′tō) Originally Ti·squan·tum (tĭ-skŏn′təm) Died 1622.
Wampanoag Native American who helped the English colonists in Massachusetts by teaching them agricultural techniques and serving as an interpreter.
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