Definition of ABORIGINE

a member of the first race to inhabit a region <the aborigines had no immunity against the raft of diseases brought by the invaders>
Synonyms aboriginal, autochthon, indigene (also indigen), native
Related Words primitive
Near Antonyms alien, foreigner
Antonyms nonnative

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