Entry from British & World English dictionary
Rock in its original place, i.e. that has not been moved or quarried.
- Unfortunately, we do not have a wide selection of native rock available.
- It overlies the native rock or sediments from which the soil is formed.
- The uranium is probably being rendered into a water-soluble form from the native rock through a process in the mining industry.
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