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in·stinc·tive

, instinctual (in-stink'tiv, -stink'chū-ăl),
Relating to instinct.
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in·stinc·tive

, instinctual (in-stingk'tiv, -stingk'shū-ăl)
Relating to instinct.
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Instinctively in approaching the body the three men followed that trail.
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