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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or originating in the Americas before the arrival of Columbus.

Usage examples (32)
  • CACIQUE Term is still used in Haiti to refer to the pre-Columbian Amerindian rulers and divisions of the country.
  • Keeping in mind this analogy of prehistoric Europe with pre-Columbian
  • One of the most advanced cultures of pre-Columbian America lived in Mexico.
  • Only one pre-Columbian archaeological site (Aguas Verdes) is known from the park. for more
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