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One entry found for aborigine.
Main Entry: ab·orig·i·ne
Pronunciation: secondarystressab-schwa-primarystressrij-schwa-(secondarystress)nemacron
Function: noun
Etymology: from Latin aborigines "original inhabitants," from ab origine "from the beginning," from origin-, origo "beginning, source," from oriri "to rise" --related to ORIGIN
1 : a member of the original people to live in an area : NATIVE
2 often capitalized : a member of any of the native people of Australia

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