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noun


(1)   Group of people related by blood or marriage
(2)   (biology) a taxonomic category between a genus and a subfamily
(3)   A federation (as of American Indians)
(4)   A social division of (usually preliterate) people
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Etymology


From , from , from .

Noun



  1. A socially, ethnically, and politically cohesive group of people.
  2. A society larger than a band but smaller than a state.
  3. The collective noun for various animals.
  4. A hierarchal rank between family and genus.