[in-heer-uh nt, -her-] /ɪnˈhɪər ənt, -ˈhɛr-/
existing in someone or something as a permanent and inseparable element, quality, or attribute; :
an inherent distrust of strangers.
Grammar. standing before a noun.
existing as an inseparable part; intrinsic
1570s, from Latin inhaerentem (nominative inhaerens), present participle of inhaerere “be closely connected with,” literally “adhere to,” from in- “in” (see in- (2)) + haerere “to stick” (see hesitation). Related: Inherently.
inherent in·her·ent (ĭn-hēr’ənt, -hěr’-)
Occurring as a natural part or consequence.
[in-juh-ree] /ˈɪn dʒə ri/ noun, plural injuries. 1. harm or damage that is done or sustained: to escape without injury. 2. a particular form or instance of harm: an injury to one’s shoulder; an injury to one’s pride. 3. wrong or injustice done or suffered. 4. Law. any wrong or violation of the rights, property, […]
[fuhngk-shuh n] /ˈfʌŋk ʃən/ noun 1. the kind of action or activity proper to a person, thing, or institution; the purpose for which something is designed or exists; role. 2. any ceremonious public or social gathering or occasion. 3. a factor related to or dependent upon other factors: Price is a function of supply and […]
[in-struhk-shuh n] /ɪnˈstrʌk ʃən/ noun 1. the act or practice of or teaching; education. 2. knowledge or information imparted. 3. an item of such knowledge or information. 4. Usually, instructions. orders or directions: The instructions are on the back of the box. 5. the act of furnishing with authoritative directions. 6. Computers. a command given […]
[in-sti-too-shuh-nl, -tyoo-] /ˌɪn stɪˈtu ʃə nl, -ˈtyu-/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or established by . 2. of or relating to organized establishments, foundations, societies, or the like, or to the buildings devoted to their work. 3. of the nature of an . 4. characterized by the blandness, drabness, uniformity, and lack of individualized attention […]