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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Choctaws  \Choc"taws\,  n.  pl.;  sing.  {Choctaw}.  (Ethnol.) 
  A  tribe  of  North  American  Indians  (Southern  Appalachian),  in 
  early  times  noted  for  their  pursuit  of  agriculture,  and  for 
  living  at  peace  with  the  white  settlers.  They  are  now  one  of 
  the  civilized  tribes  of  the  Indian  Territory. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Choctaw 
  n  1:  a  member  of  the  Muskhogean  people  formerly  living  in  Alabama 
  [syn:  {Choctaw}] 
  2:  the  Muskhogean  language  of  the  Choctaw  people  [syn:  {Choctaw}, 
  {Chahta}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Choctaw,  AR 
  Zip  code(s):  72028 
  Choctaw,  OK  (city,  FIPS  14200) 
  Location:  35.48237  N,  97.26537  W 
  Population  (1990):  8545  (3080  housing  units) 
  Area:  70.3  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  73020 




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