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innate

1. Botany (of anthers) joined to the filament by the base only
2. (in rationalist philosophy) (of ideas) present in the mind before any experience and knowable by pure reason

innate

[i′nāt]
(biology)
Pertaining to a natural or inborn character dependent on genetic constitution.
(botany)
Positioned at the apex of a supporting structure.
(mycology)
Embedded in, especially of an organ such as the fruiting body embedded in the thallus of some fungi.
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We think this means significant parts of the brain are innately structured around a few domains of knowledge that were critical in humans' evolutionary history," the researcher adds.
Dance writer Martha Ullman West eloquently summarized the mission of the conference: "Many would argue that dance is as old as history, so innately human and irresistible, it is universally recognized as a metaphor for life.
In their opinion, the brain does not have innately specified emotion circuits.
In ``Stories of Our Lives,'' Mimi Adler wonders, in the narrator's words, ``whether people reflexively think of their lives as stories because from birth to death they are exposed to so many narratives of every sort or whether, contrariwise, our notion of what a story is, in every age and culture, reflects an innately dramatistic sense of life: a feature of the biological evolution of the human brain and of human consciousness, which appears to be essentially of a scenario-making character.
The world's first bottom-out enterprise software, Apriso's new FlexNet 2003 Suite, combines a collaborative family of language-agile, process-aware supply, manufacturing and distribution management and control applications that innately "understand" over 40 manufacturing, logistics, materials handling, inventory, quality, maintenance, and other related processes.
I'm an innately tactile person and a very sensual-leaning woman.
Innately musical and lushly textured, Lindup's dancing deserved a wider audience than it has received.
Interestingly, Koller has found that bluffing, which is generally considered an innately human capability, emerges naturally from her search Program.
Not everyone wears the innately fragile ego on his or her sleeve.
Evans Data Corporation's Fall 2003 North American Development Survey has found that Linux has increased its lead in developers' minds as the "most innately secure operating system" from 19% six months ago to 23% today.
In this lurid, horrifying masterpiece in which some very angry women take the ultimate revenge on men, Lacarra's innately sweet presence made the killings that much more shocking.
he seemed innately to have an absolute mastery of the skills of the theater" and "a shameless, unabashed determination to give immediate gratification.