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adjective inherent pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈherənt/ inherent pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈhɪərənt/
  1. an inherent quality is a basic or essential feature that gives something its character

    The design of the building had inherent weaknesses.

    inherent in:

    What are the long-term risks and dangers inherent in this kind of work?

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 inherent pronunciation in British English  adverb

Politics is an inherently risky career.


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

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