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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The original fauna of a geographical area

Usage examples (28)
  • Unfortunately she did not know very much about the indigenous aborigines.
  • The word aborigines is usually associated with primitive people now, but it really just means "original".
  • By the end of 1642 they felt that the company must protect the northern aborigines from the "brutal" Chinese.
  • Yet even as aboriginal prosperity decreased over the 1640s, the company managed to retain aborigines 'cooperation. for more
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