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native

(nā'tiv),
Adj. Used to describe an organ for which a transplant or bypass has been implanted (for example, native coronary artery).
[L. nativus, pertaining to birth, fr. nascor, natus, to be born]

native

(nā′tĭv)
adj.
1. Originating, growing, or produced in a certain place or region; indigenous: a plant native to Asia.
2. Occurring in nature pure or uncombined with other substances: native copper.
3. Biochemistry Of or relating to the naturally occurring conformation of a macromolecule, such as a protein.
n.
An animal or plant that originated in a particular place or region.

na′tive·ly adv.
na′tive·ness n.

native

Chemistry
Referring to an unaltered or ground state of a molecular species, in which in vivo biologic systems are presumed to function.

native

a species that has colonized an area without human aid.

native

1. indigenous.
2. in the veterinary context, wild, unimproved, not cultivated. The listed plants were named native in their Australian context.

native birdsfoot trefoil
lotusaustralis.
native candy tuft
zierialaevigata.
native couch
brachyachneconvergens.
native fuchsia
eremophilamaculata.
native indigo
indigoferaaustralis.
native leek
bulbinesemibarbata.
native lily
diplarrenamoraea.
native loquat
native millet
see panicumdecompositum.
native mint
menthaaustralis.
native pennyroyal
menthasatureoides.
native thornapple
daturaleichhardtii.
native tobacco
nicotianadebneyi, N. suaveolens, N. megalosiphon.
native tulip
homeriaflaccida.
native verbine
psoraleapatens.
native willow
see acaciasalicina.
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After the collapse of the Communist regime, Nativ was to be disbanded, but like every threatened organization it fought for its life.
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Avinoam Nativ, PhD, PT, is President of NeuroGym Rehabilitation and Founder of Technologies, Inc.
Nativ O, Moskowitz B, Issaq E, Condrea A, Kastin A, Halachmi S, Burbara J, Madjar S, Beyar M.
Arnon Sofer, "The Israeli Arabs and the Peace Process," Nativ 51:4 (April 1996): 134 (in Hebrew).
The integrity of the units are going to be compromised," said Kaufman's attorney Nativ Winiarsky, of the Manhattan-based firm of Kucker & Bruh, LLP.
Baldeweg is a nativ e of this temperate province between the Pyrenees and Galicia.
As a consequence, it ended up justifying slave trade and colonialism as a civilizing mission, a doctrine so well articulated by David Livingstone, who urged Europeans to bring to the unfortunate nativ e peoples of black Africa "Commerce, Christianity, and Civilization.
Leibovitch I, Ramon J, Hayman Z, Tel-Hashomer, Baniel J, Livne P, Petach-Tiqua, Vardi Y, Nativ O, Meretik S.
There were a few settlers of long standing in the island and there was, as Edward Brathwaite has argued, a discernible creole identity among nativ born white Jamaicans,(2) but creole settlers were overwhelmed by other presence in the island ensuring that social patterns continued to exhibit marked transitory and impermanent characteristics.
Rather, Adirondack Cabin Country reminds us, it only takes a quiet moment at dawn on a wilderness mountaintop or the rise of a nativ trout to a dry fly to make a believer of almost anyone.
In misguided attempts to foster appreciation for Nativ American cultures, "Indian lore" too often winds up caricaturing and misrepresenting the cultures it purports to ennoble.

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