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indigenous
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
of local origin
  • Anatole never misses one, because his mind is that quick, and also I think the indigenous names mean more to him.
    Book 5 — Exodus (49% in)
  • Now everyone's pretending to set the record straight: they'll have their hearings, while Mobutu makes a show of changing all European-sounding place names to indigenous ones, to rid us of the sound of foreign domination.
    Book 5 — Exodus (52% in)

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