"innate" Definition

  1. a. Inborn; native; natural; as, innate vigor; innate eloquence.
  2. a. Originating in, or derived from, the constitution of the intellect, as opposed to acquired from experience; as, innate ideas. See A priori, Intuitive.
  3. a. Joined by the base to the very tip of a filament; as, an innate anther.
  4. v. t. To cause to exit; to call into being.

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Position in dictionary: 51458 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., a., v. t.,
Words that start with "innate": 3
Words that end with "innate": 7
Words that contain "innate": 12
Next words in dictionary: innately, innateness, innative, innavigable, inne
Previous words in dictionary: inn, inmost, inmew, inmeshing, inmeshed

English Dictionary Definition of innate

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