adjective \ˈin-ˈbrn\

: existing from the time someone is born : natural or instinctive

Full Definition of INBORN

:  present from or as if from birth

Examples of INBORN

  1. She has an inborn talent for music.
  2. That kind of knowledge is acquired, not inborn.

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adjective \ˈin-ˈb(ə)rn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INBORN

: hereditary, inherited <inborn errors of metabolism>


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