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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Winnebagoes \Win`ne*ba"goes\, n.; sing. Winnebago. (Ethnol.) A tribe of North American Indians who originally occupied the region about Green Bay, Lake Michigan, but were driven back from the lake and nearly exterminated in 1640 by the IIlinnois. [1913 Webster]