[in-heer-uh n-see, -her-]

noun, plural in·her·en·cies for 2.

something inherent.

Origin of inherency

From the Medieval Latin word inhaerentia, dating back to 1595–1605. See inherent, -ency Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for inherencies

Historical Examples of inherencies

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


    George Grote

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


    George Grote