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in·trin·sic

 (ĭn-trĭn′zĭk, -sĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the essential nature of a thing; inherent.
2. Anatomy Situated within or belonging solely to the organ or body part on which it acts. Used of certain nerves and muscles.

[Middle English intrinsique, inner, from Old French intrinseque, from Late Latin intrīnsecus, inward, from Latin, inwardly; see en in Indo-European roots.]

in·trin′si·cal·ly adv.
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intrinsic

(ɪnˈtrɪnsɪk) or

intrinsical

adj
1. of or relating to the essential nature of a thing; inherent
2. (Anatomy) anatomy situated within or peculiar to a part: intrinsic muscles.
[C15: from Late Latin intrinsecus from Latin, inwardly, from intrā within + secus alongside; related to sequī to follow]
inˈtrinsically adv
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in•trin•sic

(ɪnˈtrɪn sɪk, -zɪk)

also in•trin′si•cal,



adj.
1. belonging to a thing by its very nature: intrinsic value.
2. (of certain muscles, nerves, etc.) belonging to or lying within a given part.
[1480–90; < Medieval Latin intrinsecus inward]
in•trin′si•cal•ly, adv.
syn: See essential.
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intrinsic

- Latin intrinsecus, "on the inside," came to be the English intrinsic, "inner, internal" and "inherent."
See also related terms for inherent.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.intrinsic - belonging to a thing by its very nature; "form was treated as something intrinsic, as the very essence of the thing"- John Dewey
inalienable, unalienable - incapable of being repudiated or transferred to another; "endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights"
essential - basic and fundamental; "the essential feature"
extrinsic - not forming an essential part of a thing or arising or originating from the outside; "extrinsic evidence"; "an extrinsic feature of the new building"; "that style is something extrinsic to the subject"; "looking for extrinsic aid"
2.intrinsic - situated within or belonging solely to the organ or body part on which it acts; "intrinsic muscles"
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
internal - happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface; "internal organs"; "internal mechanism of a toy"; "internal party maneuvering"
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intrinsic

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intrinsic

adjective
Forming an essential element, as arising from the basic structure of an individual:
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Translations
luontainenolennainen
intrinsičanprirođensvojstven

intrinsic

[ɪnˈtrɪnsɪk] ADJintrínseco
intrinsic valuevalor m intrínseco
stress is intrinsic to the jobel estrés es algo inherente al trabajo
the harp and fiddle are intrinsic to Irish musicel arpa y el violín son intrínsecos a or característicos de la música irlandesa
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intrinsic

[ɪnˈtrɪnsɪk] adj [value, interest] → intrinsèque
He believed in the intrinsic superiority of his people → Il croyait en la supériorité intrinsèque de son peuple.
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intrinsic

adj merit, valueimmanent; (= essential)wesenhaft, wesentlich; intrinsic evidence (Jur) → reiner Urkundenbeweis; is this form intrinsic to the poem?ist dies eine dem Gedicht innewohnende Form? (geh); financial insecurity is intrinsic to capitalismfinanzielle Unsicherheit gehört zum Wesen des Kapitalismus
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intrinsic

[ɪnˈtrɪnsɪk] adjintrinseco/a
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in·trin·sic

a. intrínseco-a, esencial, exclusivo-a. V.: inherent.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

intrinsic

adj intrínseco
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References in periodicals archive ?
In addition, more consumers like the idea of plant-based foods with intrinsic protein, mineral or vitamin content, with no need to artificially fortify them.
One half of the mutations are associated with genes that code for crytallins, while a quarter with genes that encoded connexin and remaining to other genes that encrypted chromatin modifying protein-4B, beaded heat shock transcription factor-4, filament structural proteins-2, lens intrinsic membrane protein 2, avian musculoaponeurotic fibrosarcoma, paired-like homeodomain transcription factor-3, Eph-receptor type-A2 and major intrinsic protein or aquaporin-0 (Hejtmancik, 2008; Huang and He, 2010).
Moreover, overexpression of the rice PM intrinsic protein gene (OsPIP) in wild type Arabidopsis enhanced tolerance to 100 mM NaCl (Guo et al., 2006), suggesting a distinct role of OsPIP gene in response to salt stress.
In order to assess the applicability of the recommended histone H1, [alpha]TUB, and GAPDH as reference genes in relative expression studies using RT-qPCR, four targets based on sugarcane SuperSAGE unitags annotated as glutamine-dependent asparagine synthetase (AS, EC 6.3.5.4), pyrophosphate fructose-6phosphate 1-phosphotransferase alpha subunit (PFP[alpha]1, EC 2.7.1.90), plasma membrane intrinsic protein (PIP1-1), and 1aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate oxidase (ACC oxidase, EC 1.14.17.4) were evaluated (Table 4).
Potential ESTs from the MIP gene superfamily were identified using the keywords "aquaporin," "major intrinsic protein," "PIP," "TIP," "PIN," "SIP" "plasma membrane intrinsic protein" "tonoplast intrinsic protein," "nodulin-26-like intrinsic protein" and "small basic intrinsic protein" in the EST annotations, or "water transporter" in the GO terms.
We describe a bioinformatics and data mining method for evaluating diagnostic serum biomarker candidates by selecting genes and gene products that possess intrinsic protein localization and tissue expression properties.
Amongst other orthologs, mammalian AQP8- and the plant tonoplast intrinsic protein (TIP)-type channels, which have been termed aquaammoniaporins (Jahn et al., 2002), are not unique in transporting ammonia.
Nathan et al., "Generation of recombinant cytoplasmic domain of epidermal growth factor receptor with intrinsic protein tyrosine kinase activity," Cell Growth & Differentiation, vol.
The structural environments surrounding tryptophan residues in the proteins were assessed by measuring the intrinsic protein fluorescence of native heart CK-MB and rCK-MB2 at ambient temperature with a McPherson FL-750 spectrofluorescence detector (McPherson).

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