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intrinsically

[ in-trin-sik-lee, -zik ]
/ ɪnˈtrɪn sɪk li, -zɪk /
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by nature; as a necessary or inseparable element or quality: As intrinsically social beings, humans cannot achieve even basic survival without connecting and forming relationships with others.

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