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See definition of autochthon on Dictionary.com
  • as inaborigine
  • as ininhabitant
  • as innative

synonyms for autochthon

  • aboriginal
  • indigene
  • native
  • primitive
  • bushman
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How to use autochthon in a sentence

Tchekoff is a true product of Russian literature, an autochthon plant, nourished by his natal sap.
CONTEMPORARY RUSSIAN NOVELISTSSERGE PERSKY
He is earth-born, autochthon, and holds possession by descent.
THE EULOGY OF RICHARD JEFFERIESWALTER BESANT
To the elder of the third pair of twins he gave the name Mneseus, and Autochthon to the one who followed him.
CRITIASPLATO
There I called them (p. 89) "Autochthon-morphological" and "adaptive-morphological characters."
AT THE DEATHBED OF DARWINISMEBERHARD DENNERT
Autochthon, aw-tok′thon, n. one of the primitive inhabitants of a country: an aboriginal:—pl.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
To the third pair of twins he gave the name Mneseus to the elder, and Autochthon to the one who followed him.
THE WONDER BOOK OF VOLCANOES AND EARTHQUAKESEDWIN J. HOUSTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO AUTOCHTHON

  • aborigine
  • autochthon
  • indigene
  • native
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