Examples of autochthonous
<an illegally introduced Asian fish that has virtually wiped out the lake's autochthonous species>
First Known Use of autochthonous
Medical Definition of autochthonous
1a: indigenous or endemic to a region <autochthonous malaria>b: contracted in the area where reported <autochthonous cases of malaria in the United States>
2: originated in that part of the body where found—used chiefly of pathological conditions
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