Indian tribe


Indian tribe
A body of Indians, united in a community under one leadership or government, and inhabiting a particular territory. 27 Am J1st Indians § 4. See commerce with the Indian tribes; Indian adoption.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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