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Question 1 of 7
What does “Indigenous” mean?
Idioms for is
as is. as1 (def. 23).
Origin of is
before 900; Middle English, Old English; cognate with Dutch is,Old Norse es, er,German, Gothic ist,Latin est,Greek estí, OCS jestĭ,Sanskrit asti
Words nearby is
Definition for is (2 of 5)
Definition for is (3 of 5)
variant of iso- before a vowel: isallobar.
Definition for is (4 of 5)
Definition for is (5 of 5)
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British Dictionary definitions for is (1 of 5)
/ (ɪz) /
(used with he, she, it, and with singular nouns) a form of the present tense (indicative mood) of be 1
Word Origin for is
Old English; compare Old Norse es, German ist, Latin est, Greek esti
British Dictionary definitions for is (2 of 5)
the internet domain name for
British Dictionary definitions for is (3 of 5)
Iceland (international car registration)
Word Origin for IS
British Dictionary definitions for is (4 of 5)
variant of iso- isentropic
British Dictionary definitions for is (5 of 5)
Also: Isa Bible Isaiah
Island(s) or Isle(s)
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Medical definitions for is
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