Algonkian(redirected from algonkianly)
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1. Geology Late Proterozoic.
2. Variant of Algonquian.
[After the Algonkin Indians; see Algonquin.]
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1. (Geological Science) an obsolete term for Proterozoic
2. (Peoples) a variant of Algonquian
3. (Languages) a variant of Algonquian
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|Noun||1.||Algonkian - a member of a North American Indian people in the Ottawa river valley of Ontario and Quebec|
|2.||Algonkian - the Algonquian language spoken by the Algonkian|
|Adj.||1.||Algonkian - of or relating to an Algonquian tribe or its people or language|
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