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 for autochthonal
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Autochthonal \Au*toch"tho*nal\, Authochthonic
  \Au`thoch*thon"ic\, Autochthonous \Au*toch"tho*nous\, a.
     Aboriginal; indigenous; native.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: originating where it is found; "the autochthonal fauna of
             Australia includes the kangaroo"; "autochthonous rocks
             and people and folktales"; "endemic folkways"; "the Ainu
             are indigenous to the northernmost islands of Japan"
             [syn: autochthonal, autochthonic, autochthonous,
             endemic, indigenous]

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