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Definition of Indigenous

Indigenous
Indigenous In*dig"e*nous, a. [L. indigenus, indigena, fr. OL. indu (fr. in in) + the root of L. gignere to beget, bear. See In, and Gender.] 1. Native; produced, growing, or living, naturally in a country or climate; not exotic; not imported. Negroes were all transported from Africa and are not indigenous or proper natives of America. --Sir T. Browne. In America, cotton, being indigenous, is cheap. --Lion Playas. 2. Native; inherent; innate. Joy and hope are emotions indigenous to the human mind. --I. Taylor.

Meaning of Indigenous from wikipedia

- Indigenous may refer to: Indigenous peoples Indigenous (ecology), presence in a region as the result of only natural processes, with no human intervention...
- indigenous peoples of the Americas are the pre-Columbian peoples of North, Central and South America and their descendants. Although some indigenous peoples...
- Indigenous peoples, also referred to as First peoples, Aboriginal peoples, Native peoples, or autochthonous peoples, are ethnic groups who are native to...
- Indigenous Australians are people with familial heritage to groups that lived in Australia before British colonisation. They include the Aboriginal and...
- Indigenous Canadians (also known as Aboriginal Canadians, Native Canadians or First Peoples) are the Indigenous peoples within the boundaries of Canada...
- Indigenous religions is a category used in the study of religion to demarcate the religious belief systems of communities described as being "indigenous"...
- In biogeography, a species is indigenous to a given region or ecosystem if its presence in that region is the result of only natural processes, with no...
- Indigenous rights are those rights that exist in recognition of the specific condition of the indigenous peoples. This includes not only the most basic...
- Indigenous materials are materials that are naturally and locally found in a specific place such as timbers, canes, gr****, palms, and rattan. Other indigenous...
- Native Americans, also known as Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States, sometimes including Hawaii and territories...
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