verb (used without object), inhered, inhering.
to exist permanently and inseparably in, as a quality, attribute, or element; belong intrinsically; be inherent
: the advantages that inhere in a democratic system.
Origin: 1580–90; Related forms
< Latin inhaerēre,
equivalent to in- in-2
preinhere, verb (used without object), preinhered, preinhering.
Can be confused: inhere, inure