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 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 birds of South Asia are those birds that belong to or are native to South Asia, on the Indian subcontinent and adjacent islands of the north-central...
- 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 species of Taiwan are organisms that are endemic to the island of Taiwan— that is, they occur nowhere else on Earth. Percentages of endemic animals...
- Bejel, or endemic syphilis, is a chronic skin and tissue disease caused by infection by the endemi**** subspecies of the spirochete Treponema pallidum...
- of this subject see Endemism in birds. The Philippines has a single endemic family, the Philippine creepers, Rhabdornithidae, containing three species...
- the highest number of endemic families of any zoogeographic region except the Neotropics, and many of these families are endemic to Australia itself —...
- portal Environment portal Katala Foundation Haribon Foundation List of endemic birds of the Philippines List of mammals of the Philippines Wild pigs of...