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ingenerate1

[in-jen-er-it] /ɪnˈdʒɛn ər ɪt/
adjective
1.
not generated; self-existent.
Origin of ingenerate1
1650-1660
First recorded in 1650-60, ingenerate is from the Late Latin word ingenerātus not begotten. See in-3, generate

ingenerate2

[verb in-jen-uh-reyt; adjective in-jen-er-it] /verb ɪnˈdʒɛn əˌreɪt; adjective ɪnˈdʒɛn ər ɪt/
verb (used with object), ingenerated, ingenerating.
1.
to engender; produce.
adjective
2.
inborn; innate.
Origin
1525-35; < Latin ingenerātus past participle ot ingenerāre to engender, produce, implant. See in-2, generate
Related forms
ingenerately, adverb
ingeneration, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ingenerate

ingenerate1

/ɪnˈdʒɛnərɪt/
adjective
1.
(rare) inherent, intrinsic, or innate
Word Origin
C17: from Late Latin ingenerātus not generated; see in-1, generate

ingenerate2

/ɪnˈdʒɛnəˌreɪt/
verb (transitive)
1.
(archaic) to produce within; engender
Derived Forms
ingeneration, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Latin ingenerāre; see in-², generate
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