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1. A language phylum of North and Central America that includes Ute, Hopi, Nahuatl, and Shoshone.
2. A member of a people speaking a Uto-Aztecan language.
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(Languages) a family of North and Central American Indian languages including Nahuatl, Shoshone, Pima, and Ute
1. (Languages) of or relating to this family of languages or the peoples speaking them
2. (Peoples) of or relating to this family of languages or the peoples speaking them
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U•to-Az•tec•an(ˈyu toʊˈæz tɛk ən)
1. a family of American Indian languages spoken or formerly spoken in the U.S. Great Basin, the U.S. Southwest and S California, and NW and W Mexico, including as well the Nahuatl language of central Mexico and Central America.adj.
2. of or pertaining to Uto-Aztecan.
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|Noun||1.||Uto-Aztecan - a family of American Indian languages|
American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, American Indian, Indian - any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
Shoshonean, Shoshonean language, Shoshonian, Shoshonian language - a subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken mainly in the southwestern United States
Pima - the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Pima
Aztecan - the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Aztec
Nahuatl - the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Nahuatl
Cahita - the Uto-Aztecan language of the Cahita
Tatahumara - the Uto-Aztecan language of the Tatahumara
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