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Definition of Eskimo noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

Eskimo

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NAmE//ˈɛskəmoʊ//
 
(pl. Eskimo or Eskimos) (sometimes offensive)
 
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a member of a race of people from parts of Alaska, northern Canada, Greenland, and Siberia. Some of these people prefer to use the name Inuit. compare Inuit
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: Eskimo

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