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inherent

view main entry for inherentadjective  /ɪnˈhɪrənt/  /ɪnˈherənt/
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inherently

   adverb
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pre-roll

a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video

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breakfast rave

a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …

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