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#4869 - 08/02/00 08:40 AM endogenous
What's the difference between today's word, "endogenous," and the one I've always used, "indigenous"?
#4870 - 08/02/00 08:49 AM Re: endogenous
Loc: Cincinnati & Loveland, Ohio, U...
Indigenous relates more to a geographic region (Koalas are indigenous to Australia), where endogenous is more of a biologcial term, like a virus coming from within the body.
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