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English definition of “aboriginal”

aboriginal

adjective     /ˌæb.əˈrɪdʒ.ɪ.nəl/
describes a person or living thing that has existed in a country or continent since the earliest time known to people : aboriginal forests aboriginal inhabitants Race and ethnicityRacial issues
(Definition of aboriginal adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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