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indigenous
used in Oryx and Crake

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Definition
of local origin
  • If she were here she'd need a whole new take on indigenous.
    p. 97.9
  • When dealing with indigenous peoples, says the book in his head — a more modern book this time, late twentieth century, the voice a confident female's — you must attempt to respect their traditions and confine your explanations to simple concepts that can be understood within the contexts of their belief systems.
    p. 97.6

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