inherent

[in-heer-uhnt, -her-]
adjective
1.
existing in someone or something as a permanent and inseparable element, quality, or attribute: an inherent distrust of strangers.
2.
Grammar. standing before a noun.
3.
inhering; infixed.

Origin:
1570–80; < Latin inhaerent- (stem of inhaerēns), present participle of inhaerēre to inhere; see -ent

inherently, adverb
noninherent, adjective
noninherently, adverb
uninherent, adjective
uninherently, adverb


1. innate, native, inbred, ingrained. See essential.
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inherent (ɪnˈhɪərənt, -ˈhɛr-)
 
adj
existing as an inseparable part; intrinsic
 
in'herently
 
adv

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inherent
1578, from L. inhærentem (nom. inhærens), prp. of inhærere "be closely connected with, adhere to," from in- "in" + hærere "to stick" (see hesitation).
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inherent in·her·ent (ĭn-hēr'ənt, -hěr'-)
adj.
Occurring as a natural part or consequence.

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Example sentences
As public spaces transformed into collective stories, memorials are inherently
  controversial.
Much of what wood floors require is inherently non-toxic because it doesn't
  involve any cleaning products.
So too, they found objects more similar to inherently masculine words if the
  object names were masculine.
Compared with grains, tubers are inherently more productive.
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