Paleo-American

noun
a member of the Paleo-American peoples who were the earliest human inhabitants of North America and South America during the late Pleistocene epoch
Syn: ↑Paleo-Amerind, ↑Paleo-Indian
Hypernyms: ↑Indian, ↑American Indian, ↑Red Indian

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\\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+\ noun or paleo-amerind \\“+\
Usage: usually capitalized P&A
Etymology: pale- + american or amerind
: one of a hypothetical mixed Asian group migrant to No. America before the more typically Mongoloid Asians

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