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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.
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Another P169.6 million was allocated to LGUs that produce Burley and native tobacco from excise tax collections in 2011.
The 10 LGUs with the largest shares from the 2013 tax take from Burley and native tobacco were: Amulong, Cagayan; Narvacan, Ilocos Sur; Aurora, Ilagan City, Mallig, Roxas, Quirino and Tumauini in Isabela; San Jose, Occidental Mindoro, and San Fabian, Pangasinan.
They were tenants when they moved to Barangay (village) Amamperez here in 1966 and at that time, they had nothing else to plant after the rice season but "batek" (native tobacco).
The search being done by NTA covers three categories, one for Virginia tobacco growers, another for burley tobacco farmers and a third for native tobacco producers.
The law provides that 15 percent of the incremental revenue collected from tobacco excise tax shall be allocated and divided among the provinces producing burley and native tobacco in accordance with their tobacco leaf production.
For 2014 and 2015, the agency has approved a P6 increase for a kilo of Virginia leaves as well as P3 to P10, respectively, for Burley and native tobacco.