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 (yăv′ə-pī′, yä′və-)
n. pl. Yavapai or Ya·va·pais
1. A Native American people inhabiting central Arizona.
2. The Yuman language of the Yavapai.
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Noun1.Yavapai - a member of a North American Indian people of central Arizona
Hoka, Hokan - a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan languages
2.Yavapai - the Yuman language spoken by the Yavapai
Yuman - a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico
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