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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
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
noun Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a Native American.