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adjective formal intrinsic pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈtrɪnsɪk/
  1. relating to the essential qualities or features of something or someone

    the intrinsic beauty of the Italian language

    intrinsic to:

    Providing good service is intrinsic to a successful business.

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 intrinsic pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈtrɪnsɪkli/  adverb

He's an intrinsically honest man.


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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