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intrinsic

adjective uk   us   /ɪnˈtrɪn.zɪk/
C2 being an extremely important and basic characteristic of a person or thing: works of little intrinsic value/interest Maths is an intrinsic part of the school curriculum.
intrinsically
adverb uk   us   /-zɪ.kəl.i/
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