Susquehannock


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Sus·que·han·nock

 (sŭs′kwə-hăn′ək)
n. pl. Susquehannock or Sus·que·han·nocks
1. A member of a Native American people formerly located along the Susquehanna River in New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. The Susquehannock were extinct by 1763. Also called Conestoga, Susquehanna.
2. The Iroquoian language of the Susquehannock.
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