noun an indigenous person who was born in a particular place
indigen; aboriginal; indigene; aborigine; native.
- the art of the natives of the northwest coast
- the Canadian government scrapped plans to tax the grants to aboriginal college students
noun a dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived
Aborigine; Aboriginal; Australian Aborigine; native Australian; Abo.
Ab`o*rig"i*ness noun plural
; ab + origo
, especially the first inhabitants of Latium, those who originally (ab origine
) inhabited Latium or Italy. See Origin
- The earliest known inhabitants of a country; native races.
- The original fauna and flora of a geographical area
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