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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not being or composed of aborigines adj. - Of plants or animals originating in a part of the world other than where they are growing; Of persons born in another area or country than that lived in.

Usage examples (41)
  • Our large nonnative population
  • The nonnative population of South Africa
  • Interesting, this speaker told me that she was often mistaken for a 'nonnative' speaker of English by Americans unfamiliar with her accent.
  • The result was a system that discriminated between native and 'nonnative' tribes. for more
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