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build sth in/into sth

phrasal verb with build uk   us   /bɪld/ verb (built, built)
to include something as part of a plan, system, or agreement: When drawing up a contract it is vital to build in safety measures.figurative Inequalities are often built into (= cannot be separated from) society.
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