inherence

inherence

[in-heer-uhns, -her-]
noun
1.
the state or fact of inhering or being inherent.
2.
Philosophy. the relation of an attribute to its subject.

Origin:
1570–80; < Medieval Latin inhaerentia. See inherent, -ence

noninherence, noun
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inherence or inherency (ɪnˈhɪərəns, -ˈhɛr-)
 
n
1.  the state or condition of being inherent
2.  metaphysics the relation of attributes, elements, etc, to the subject of which they are predicated, esp if they are its essential constituents
 
inherency or inherency
 
n

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