a disease that is constantly present to a greater or lesser degree in people of a certain class or in people living in a particular location
Of, belonging to, or characteristic of such inhabitants:
(Medicine) Originating from outside the area in which it occurs.
(Ecology) Native to or produced within a system:
Pertinent or common to the whole world:
Relating to a disease or pathogen that is found in or confined to a particular location, region, or people. Malaria, for example, is endemic to tropical regions.
Alien means different, generally to the point of incompatibility.
Having existed in a region from the beginning:
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