inherent


inherent
I adjective connate, deep-rooted, essential, fixed, immanent, implicit, inborn, inbred, ineffaceable, ingrained, ingredient, innate, innatus, insitus, instinctive, integral, internal, intrinsic, native, natural, proprius, subsistent associated concepts: inherent defect, inherent power, inherently dangerous II index implicit, ingrained, innate, interior, intrinsic (belonging), native (inborn), organic, virtual

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


inherent
adj.
Existing as a permanent, essential, and intrinsic part of something.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


inherent
Derived from the essential nature of, and inseparable from, the object itself.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


inherent
Derived from the essential nature of, and inseparable from, the object itself.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • inhérent — inhérent, ente [ inerɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1503; lat. inhærens, p. prés. de inhærere « être attaché à » 1 ♦ Qui appartient essentiellement à un être, à une chose, qui lui est joint inséparablement. ⇒ essentiel, immanent, inséparable, intrinsèque. Les… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Inherent — In*her ent, a. [L. inhaerens, entis, p. pr. of inhaerere: cf. F. inh[ e]rent. See {Inhere}.] Permanently existing in something; inseparably attached or connected; naturally pertaining to; innate; inalienable; as, polarity is an inherent quality… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inherent — inherent, ingrained, intrinsic, essential, constitutional mean being a part, element, or quality of a thing s internal character or inmost being. Something is inherent which is so deeply infixed in a thing that it is apparently part of its very… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • inhérent — inhérent, ente (i né ran, ran t ) adj. Joint inséparablement. •   La beauté du visage est un frêle ornement.... Mais celle de l esprit est inhérente et ferme, MOL. Femmes sav. III, 6. •   Le vice le plus inhérent, si je puis parler de la sorte,… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • inherent in — index incident Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • inherent — (adj.) 1570s, from L. inhaerentem (nom. inhaerens), prp. of inhaerere be closely connected with, lit. adhere to, from in in (see IN (Cf. in ) (2)) + haerere to stick (see HESITATION (Cf. hesitation)). Related: Inheren …   Etymology dictionary

  • inherent — is pronounced with the second syllable as in either heron or here, with a preference for the first of these …   Modern English usage

  • inherent — [adj] basic, hereditary built in, characteristic, congenital, connate, constitutional, deep rooted, deep seated, distinctive, elementary, essential, fixed, fundamental, genetic, immanent, implicit, inborn, inbred, inbuilt, indigenous,… …   New thesaurus

  • inherent — Inherent, [inher]ente. adj. Qui est attaché à un sujet, comme l accident l est à la substance. Il n est bon que dans le dogmatique, & n est guere en usage qu en cette phrase. Qualité inherente …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • inherent — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ existing in something as a permanent or essential attribute. DERIVATIVES inherently adverb …   English terms dictionary


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