Definition of Endemic. Meaning of Endemic. Synonyms of Endemic

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Definition of Endemic

Endemic
Endemic En*dem"ic, a. Belonging or native to a particular people or country; native as distinguished from introduced or naturalized; hence, regularly or ordinarily occurring in a given region; local; as, a plant endemic in Australia; -- often distinguished from exotic. The traditions of folklore . . . from a kind of endemic symbolism. --F. W. H. Myers.
Endemic
Endemic En*dem"ic, n. (Med.) An endemic disease. Fear, which is an endemic latent in every human heart, sometimes rises into an epidemic. --J. B. Heard.

Meaning of Endemic from wikipedia

- zone, or habitat type; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere. The extreme opposite of endemism...
- In epidemiology, an infection is said to be endemic (from Gr**** ἐν en "in, within" and δῆμος demos "people") in a po****tion when that infection is maintained...
- Endemic warfare is a state of continual or frequent warfare, such as is found in some tribal societies (but is not limited to tribal societies). Ritual...
- Endemic goiter is a type of goitre that is ****ociated with dietary iodine deficiency. Some inland areas where soil and water lacks in iodine compounds...
- paralysis resulting from damaged peripheral nerves. It is also referred to as endemic neuritis. It is characterized by: Difficulty in walking Tingling or loss...
- portal Environment portal Katala Foundation Haribon Foundation List of endemic birds of the Philippines List of mammals of the Philippines Wild pigs of...
- conducted substantial research on the treatment of goitre with iodine. Endemic goitre Struma ovarii—a kind of teratoma Foundation, British Thyroid...
- of this subject see Endemism in birds. The Philippines has a single endemic family, the Philippine creepers, Rhabdornithidae, containing three species...
- cases, these blisters can cover a large area of skin. Pemphigus is endemic in the rural areas of Brazil, especially along inland riverbeds. Pierre...
- officially stopped endemic transmission of polio—with its last reported case in 2011. Only three countries remain where the disease is endemic—Afghanistan,...