Pronunciation: (i-nOO'pē-ak", i-nyOO'-), [key]
—pl. -pi•atPronunciation: (-pē-at"). [key]
1. a member of a group of Eskimos inhabiting northern Alaska along the Bering, Chukchi, and Arctic coasts, and some distance inland.
2. the Inuit language as spoken by the Inupiaq people.
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