Meaning of “built-in” in the English Dictionary

"built-in" in British English

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built-inadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌbɪltˈɪn/ us /ˌbɪltˈɪn/

(Definition of “built-in” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"built-in" in American English

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built-inadjective [ not gradable ]

/ˈbɪltˈɪn/

included in something at the time that it is created:

Built-in bookcases lined the walls of the library.
With this software, safeguards are built-in.

(Definition of “built-in” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"built-in" in Business English

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built-inadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌbɪltˈɪn/ us also inbuilt

included, made, or designed as part of something:

Most new laptops have built-in Wi-Fi.

(Definition of “built-in” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)