Pronunciation: (wich'i-tô"), [key]
—pl. -tas for 1.
1. a member of a tribe of North American Indians, originally of Kansas but relocated in Oklahoma after the Civil War.
2. the Caddoan language of the Wichita.
3. a city in S Kansas, on the Arkansas River. 279,272.
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