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Tuscarora

Iroquoian people originally inhabiting what is now North Carolina, 1640s, from Catawba (Siouan) /taskarude:/, literally "dry-salt eater," a folk-etymologizing of the people's name for themselves, Tuscarora (Iroquoian) /skaru:re/, literally "hemp-gatherers."

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Definitions of Tuscarora

Tuscarora (n.)
a member of an Iroquois people who formerly lived in North Carolina and then moved to New York State and joined the Iroquois;
Tuscarora (n.)
the Iroquoian language spoken by the Tuscarora;
From wordnet.princeton.edu