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Definitions of sachem:

part of speech: noun

The head in civil affairs of a N. American Indian tribe, the chief being leader in war.

part of speech: noun

A chief among some of the Indian tribes of N. America.

part of speech: noun

A North American Indian chief.

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A hard and usually pointed projection, growing upon the head of certain animals, especially cattle; goats, deer, etc.; the material of which animals horns are composed; a thickened form of tissue; a musical wind- instrument; one of the extremities or ends of the moon when in crescent form. ...

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