Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

Word: endemic

Definition: prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic


Sentences Containing 'endemic'

As the island was isolated there are many endemic species of animals and plants.
Endemic problems include overpopulation and diseases such as tuberculosis.
Formosan black bears are endemic to Taiwan.
Glacier bears are rare and are endemic to Southeast Alaska.
It contains the following species, all of which are endemic to Australia :
It contains the following species, all of which are endemic to the island of New Guinea:
It is endemic of Democratic Republic of the Congo.
It is endemic to a restricted range in southern Peru.
It is endemic to a small area around Adelaide in South Australia.
It is endemic to Atlantic Forest in eastern Brazil.
It is endemic to Atlantic Forest in south-eastern Brazil.
It is endemic to Democratic Republic of the Congo.
It is endemic to Fiji, where it occurs on most of the medium and large islands.
It is endemic to forests on Luzon and nearby islands in the northern Philippines.
It is endemic to Kauai, Hawaii, where there are no more than 400 plants remaining.
It is endemic to Kauai, Oahu, Molokai and Hawaii.
It is endemic to northeastern Mexico and the adjacent southwestern United States.
It is endemic to northern Queensland in Australia.
It is endemic to Rennell Island in the Solomon Islands.
It is endemic to southern Florida in the United States.
It is endemic to the Campbell Islands of New Zealand.
It is endemic to the island of Sumatra in Indonesia.
It is endemic to the Near East. Etymology.
It is endemic to the Pacific slope of Chiapas state in Mexico. It is the only species of bird endemic to Chiapas.
It is endemic to the Palawan in the Philippines.
It is endemic to the Seychelles Islands where it is the only breeding bird of prey.
It is endemic to the southern United States.
It is endemic to the southwestern part of Western Australia.
It is endemic to the state of Kentucky in the United States.
It is endemic to tropical Central and South America.
It is endemic to Yunnan Province of China.
It is found in Indonesia and Malaysia where it is endemic to the island of Borneo.
Of the 150 recorded plant species, 45 are endemic.
Phragmipedium richteri is a species of orchid endemic to Peru.
The reptile fauna recorded from the park is 46 and five of them are endemic.
The species is endemic to south eastern Queensland, Australia.
The species is endemic to south-eastern Australia.
The Stone sucker and "Esomus thermoicos" are endemic among other species.
The upper Karun has not been well explored for endemic taxa.
The woody vine is endemic to secondary forest of the Philippines.
There are at least 16 endemic animal species.
There are three endemic species of lizards.
This genus is endemic to New Zealand and south eastern Australia.
This is a species that is endemic to Brazil.
This marine species is endemic to New Zealand
This marine species is endemic to New Zealand.
This page contain the list of Indonesian endemic plants:
This species is endemic to Stewart Island in New Zealand.
This was the first endemic species of Hawaiian Microlepidoptera to be described.
This Wood Pigeon was endemic to the Laurel forest habitat.

More Vocab Words

::: negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
::: topple - become unsteady and fall down
::: dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
::: meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
::: tribute - tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to
::: perquisite - (perk) any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
::: chassis - framework and working parts of an automobile; framework to which components are attached
::: celibate - abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried; N. celibacy
::: diadem - crown
::: clemency - disposition to be lenient in deciding punishments; mildness as of the weather; ADJ. clement