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inherency

[in-heer-uh n-see, -her-]
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noun, plural in·her·en·cies for 2.
  1. inherence.
  2. something inherent.

Origin of inherency

From the Medieval Latin word inhaerentia, dating back to 1595–1605. See inherent, -ency
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Historical Examples

  • It is itself the ultimate Subject of all predications and all inherencies.

    Aristotle

    George Grote

  • Plainly, therefore, we know it only relatively to these predications and inherencies.

    Aristotle

    George Grote