in computing, the machine language used by a manufacturer
- Native language system
(NLS) A set of interfaces specified by X/Open for developing applications to run in different natural language environments. (1995-02-03)
[ney-tiv] /ˈneɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. being the place or environment in which a person was born or a thing came into being: one’s native land. 2. belonging to a person by birth or to a thing by nature; inherent: native ability; native grace. 3. belonging by birth to a people regarded as indigenous to a […]
noun 1. a person born in a particular place: The delegation from Iowa nominated a native son. noun 1. a novel (1940) by Richard Wright. (1940) A novel by African-American author Richard Wright about a young black man whose life is destroyed by poverty and racism.
- Native oak
noun 1. (Austral) another name for casuarina