WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
Chi•mu (chē mo̅o̅′),USA pronunciation n., pl. -mus, (esp. collectively) -mu.
- a member of an Amerindian people inhabiting the northern coast of Peru and having a highly developed urban culture that lasted until its destruction by the Incas.
- the language of this people.
- of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the Chimu, their language, or their culture.
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