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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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Praying the rosary for nine days before Christmas and singing villancicos (Christmas carols) around the nativity scene are beloved traditions.
I've used it throughout the years as a visual way to explain how everything in the Nativity is important and how it all fits together," she says.
Various dates were proposed for the Nativity, there being no hint of one in the Gospels, apart from an unconscious astronomical one, on which more later.
The biblical birthplace of Jesus Christ is one of the few places on the West Bank that still has a sizeable Christian population, with many of the Christians living in the shadows of the Church of the Nativity, built over the reputed site of the manger.
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