The definition of inherent is an essential quality that is part of a person or thing.(adjective)
An example of inherent is a bird's ability to fly.
See inherent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L inhaerens, prp. of inhaerere: see inhere
See inherent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin inhaerēns, inhaerent-
Origin: , present participle of inhaerēre, to inhere; see inhere.
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