redskin definition by Webster's New World
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- a kind of white potato that has a reddish skinin full redskin potato
- an American Indian: now considered by many to be an offensive term
redskin definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a Native American.