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indigenous

adjective [not gradable]  us   /ɪnˈdɪdʒ·ə·nəs/
existing naturally or having always lived in a place; native : The Navajos are among the indigenous people of North America. Are there any species of frog indigenous to the area?
Translations of “indigenous”
in Chinese (Traditional) 當地的, 本土的,土生土長的…
in Russian туземный, коренной…
in Turkish yerli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 当地的, 本土的,土生土长的…
in Polish rdzenny, zamieszkujący…
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