Pronunciation: (wig'wom, -wôm), [key]
1. an American Indian dwelling, usually of rounded or oval shape, formed of poles overlaid with bark, mats, or skins. Cf. lodge (def. 9), tepee.
2. the Wigwam.See Tammany Hall (def. 2).
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