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addaword.gifdefinition of autochthonous

adjective
(of an inhabitant of a place) indigenous rather than descended from migrants or colonists
Submitted from United States on 08/08/2010 11:32:00
Definition of autochthonous from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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