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

- or other defined zone; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere. For example, the Cape sugarbird...
- 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 constantly...
- 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...
- 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...
- Bejel, or endemic syphilis, is a chronic skin and tissue disease caused by infection by the endemi**** subspecies of the spirochete Treponema pallidum...
- In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the endemic synod or endemousa synodos (Gr****: ἐνδημοῦσα σύνοδος) was the permanent standing synod of bishops of the Patriarchate...
- An Endemic Bird Area (EBA) is an area of land identified by BirdLife International as being important for habitat-based bird conservation because it contains...
- for the antibodies that cause pemphigus.[citation needed] Pemphigus is endemic in the rural areas of Brazil, especially along inland riverbeds. Pierre...
- paralysis resulting from damaged peripheral nerves. It is also referred to as endemic neuritis. It is characterized by: Difficulty in walking Tingling or loss...
- overview of this subject see Endemism in birds. ****an has no endemic families. It has one endemic genus: Apalopteron, which contains the Bonin white-eye. The...
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