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tribespeople

[trahybz-pee-puh l] /ˈtraɪbzˌpi pəl/
plural noun
1.
the members of a tribe.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; tribe + 's1 + people
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  • As part of the plan, tribespeople want to erect community and educational centers near the site and develop related ecotourism.
  • The loggers returned to exact revenge, sabotaging the outboard motors of three tribespeople who took us upriver.
  • The tribespeople preserved the potatoes by trampling them and then drying them.
  • One was the influx of tribespeople from farther east, trying to make a living in the fur trade.

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