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Clearly there is a contradiction inherent in her stance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Any MPs tempted by it should consider its inherent contradictions. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They might be prepared to shoulder some of the risk inherent in any supply arrangement. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Here is the inherent danger with losing weight. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There is no inherent contradiction between managing immigration and valuing it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You will want to be candid about the problems inherent in church leadership. Christianity Today (2000) Risk is an inherent part of jumps racing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The inherent contradiction can lead to a rupture given changing external circumstances. Critical Social Research (1990)This is an obvious way of addressing the inherent problems of universal banking. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But managing risk is inherent in business. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There is an inherent problem in the pitch construction. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The underlying problem of the inherent instability of capitalism always remains. Property and Prophets: The Evolution of Economic Institutions and Ideologies (1995)But there is an inherent contradiction between national or international funding and the aims of a global assembly. THE AGE OF CONSENT (2003)The weather is something that is inherent to this race and to England in general. Times, Sunday Times (2010)First, there are dangers inherent to any such property. Times, Sunday Times (2015)At the same time, mutual reliance and the shared dangers inherent in flying tied individuals together. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)The euro's inherent contradictions rendered disaster in the eurozone inevitable. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Borrowing short-term while extending loans that last for decades carries an inherent risk. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Isn't it funny how that inherent contradiction lies at the heart of true love? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Apart from default by borrowers, there is a second risk inherent in all banking. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You would think that there is enough inherent danger of bumps and bruises in taekwondo without the added worry of crashing into the fixtures and fittings. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Tonight Death in Paradise exposes the dangers inherent in volleyball. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The recent one-day games showed something of the inherent competitive instincts that one always took for granted with Australia. Times, Sunday Times (2013) The inherent jurisdiction of the court could not assist in J's case. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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British English: inherent ADJECTIVE
The inherent qualities of something are the necessary and natural parts of it.
Stress is an inherent part of dieting.
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