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What is meant by cede?
to transfer land by treaty
What is a Cherokee?
From Choctaw, meaning "mountain or cave people."
What is a Choctaw?
Neighbors of the Cherokee, a member of the Five Civilized Tribes.
What is a chief?
The highest rank in a Native American Tribe.
What is a legend?
A story coming down from the past.
What is a Shaman?
The spiritual leader of the clan.
What is a syllabary?
A type of alphabet using a symbol for each syllable sound.
What is a palisade?
A fence of stakes built for defense.
What is a gourd?
A vine plant such as melon, squash, or pumpkin.