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Definitions of inherent:
  • adjective:   in the nature of something though not readily apparent
    Example: "Shortcomings inherent in our approach"
  • adjective:   present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development
  • adjective:   existing as an essential constituent or characteristic

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