Definition of treaty Indian in English:

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treaty Indian


chiefly Canadian
A North American Indian whose people have signed a treaty with the government.
Example sentences
  • And that's not counting the Métis, I'm just counting the treaty Indian.
  • The comment was not directed toward her personally as a treaty Indian, he added.
  • And if tribal identity could not be ascertained, then who was a hostile and who was a treaty Indian was equally difficult to determine.
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