native-born

[ney-tiv-bawrn]
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adjective

born in the place or country indicated: a native-born Australian.

Nearby words

  1. native immunity,
  2. native oak,
  3. native son,
  4. native speaker,
  5. native states,
  6. natively,
  7. nativism,
  8. nativity,
  9. nativize,
  10. natl

Origin of native-born

First recorded in 1490–1500

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British Dictionary definitions for native-born

native-born

adjective

born in the country or area indicated
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