per se

[pur sey, see, per]
adverb
by, of, for, or in itself; intrinsically: This candidate is not a pacifist per se, but he is in favor of peaceful solutions when practicable. innately, inherently, indigenously, fundamentally.

Origin:
1565–75; < Latin per sē by itself, translation of Greek kath’ autó

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per se (ˈpɜː ˈseɪ)
 
adv
by or in itself; intrinsically
 
[Latin]

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per se
1572, from L. per se "by itself," translating Gk. kath auto (Aristotle).
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Example sentences
As I argue incessantly, inequality per se is morally neutral.
I'm not as interested in the mechanisms per se.
But the improvement is due to better treatments for infection as opposed for
  treatments for sickle cell per se.
Our designs don't look like robotic jellyfish per se.
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