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inborn

 [in´born]
1. genetically determined, and present at birth; see also inborn error of metabolism.

in·born

(in'bōrn),
Initiated during development in utero. In the specific context of inborn error of metabolism, it connotes a genetic disruption of an enzyme. See: inborn error of metabolism.
Synonym(s): innate

inborn

(ĭn′bôrn′)
adj.
Existing naturally or by heredity rather than being learned through experience: "Flight is an inborn skill; young birds don't have to learn how" (Marie Read).

in·born

(in'bōrn)
Implanted during development in utero. In the specific context of inborn error of metabolism, it connotes a genetic disruption of an enzyme.
See: inborn errors of metabolism
Synonym(s): innate.

inborn

Of qualities or characteristics that are genetically determined rather than being acquired after conception.
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Inborn errors in mitochondrial function occur in about 1/2000 live births.
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The Freedom Reflex, Pavlov said in trying to make sense of the difficult dog, is inborn as opposed to learned, and present in all creatures.
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Loden and Rosener define primary dimensions of diversity as immutable human differences that are inborn and/or that exert an important impact on early socialization and an ongoing impact throughout an individual's life.
Some say that leaders are born, not made, and that leadership potential can be based on inborn traits such as high energy levels, then built on in early childhood, in college and through practical experience.
A proponent of ideas of evolution drawn from Lamarck and Darwin, he was also influenced by Lombroso (1835-1909), known for his suggestion that criminal traits are inborn. For LeConte, humans were mixtures of high and low instincts: "True virtue consists, not in the extirpation of the lower, but in its subjection to the higher." What was true for individuals was also true for society, with lower classes balanced and controlled by upper classes.
In his famous poem " Urworte, Orphisch " ( " Primal Orphic Words, " 1817), Goethe defines the basic elements in human destiny as Daemon, Chance, Love, Necessity, and Hope; Daemon refers to each man's unique, inborn, developmental force, the unalterable law of his own individual growth.
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