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autochthon

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  1. a member of the first race to inhabit a region descendants of the island's earliest settlers regard themselves as a sort of aristocracy of autochthons, with all others being brash interlopers Synonyms aboriginal, aborigine, indigene (also indigen), nativeRelated Words primitiveNear Antonyms alien, foreignerAntonyms nonnative


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