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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A highly decorated ceremonial pipe of Amerindians.

Usage examples (19)
  • It was to the priestly bearer of this particular "calumet" that the parents appealed.
  • To hold up the calumet was a signal of peace.
  • After the feast, the calumet was danced before us.
  • The chiefs smoked the calumet and ratified my words. for more
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