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native
'neɪtɪv
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Belonging to one by birth.
  2. Characteristic of or existing by virtue of geographic origin.
  3. Characteristic of or relating to people inhabiting a region from the beginning.
  4. As found in nature in the elemental form.
(名) As a noun
  1. Indigenous plants and animals.
  2. An indigenous person who was born in a particular place.
  3. A person born in a particular place or country.
Hyphenationna•tive
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun
Matching Results
本地人běndì rénnative person (of a country)
土产tǔchǎnproduced locally; local product (with distinctive native features)
土人tǔrénnative; aborigine; clay figure
本国běnguóone's own country
与生俱来yǔ shēng jù láiinherent; innate
自然的zìrán denatural
自然zìránnature; natural; naturally
人氏rénshìnative; person from a particular place
本土běntǔone's native country; native; local; metropolitan territory
原生yuánshēngoriginal; primary; native; indigenous; proto-; stock (firmware)
固有gùyǒuintrinsic to something; inherent; native
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