adventive definition

  • adjective:
    • perhaps not native to and not totally created in a fresh habitat or environment; in your area or temporarily naturalized: an adventive weed.
    • adventitious
    • Of a plant that isn't local, but was introduced by people to someplace and has now since become naturalized.
    • Accidental.
    • Adventitious.
    • not native rather than totally established; in your area or briefly naturalized
  • noun:
    • An adventive system.
    • something or person via without; an immigrant.
    • One who or whatever comes from without; an immigrant.
  • others:
    • . Accidental; adventitious.
    • especially In botany and zoology, only transient and in your area natural, maybe not carefully naturalized: applied to introduced flowers and pets.

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