autochthonous


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autochthonous

[ȯ′täk·thə·nas]
(ecology)
Pertaining to organisms or organic sediments that are indigenous to a given ecosystem.
(geology)
Having been formed or occurring in the place where found.
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Extra-hepatic manifestations of autochthonous hepatitis E infection.
Regarding his ancestors and many other elements autochthonous to his world is the source of his reputation: Okonkwo would have ceased to be a hero if he did not consider his father whose disregard of them qualifies him as Okonkwo's foil.
This principle of state nationalism thus sees equal treatment, according to majority culture and language as the democratic goal, irrespective of the fact that autochthonous groups of other cultures and languages will have to adapt to that treatment, at least in official relations with their state of domicile.
Individual cases of autochthonous malaria in Evros Province, northern Greece: serological aspects.
Imported and autochthonous hepatitis E virus strains in Spain.
Because autochthonous vector-borne cases of American trypanosomiasis are relatively rare in the United States, only limited population studies on the presence of T.
13]C enrichment probably reflects consumption of autochthonous production and not marine derived nutrients, because the gizzard shad [delta][sup.
Do efforts at decolonization that rely on ideas of "nationhood," this time centered on autochthonous discourses of "Native" rights, result in a transformation of colonial rule with its particular definitions of territory, polity, and governance, or do they simply reverse (or loosen) the binary of power while maintaining the dualism?
It goes back to the Romantics, who, in the wake of Napoleonic secularization, discerned in the aesthetically discredited art of the Middle Ages a new beauty ideal, one that seemed original, autochthonous, and pure compared with the classicism of academic tastes.
This first dispatch was accompanied by the report of a human autochthonous infection and a seropositive family canine.
Buttressed by a wealth of primary excavated evidence, the contributors to the present volume are united in their emphasis on autochthonous resourcefulness and inventive ingenuity.
This, as it were, "cosmo-chthonic" goal relies on specific national sources and agents, namely, Greek origins and German autochthonous culture--a claim to German hegemony clothed as Greek revival