connate

adjective
con·​nate | \kä-ˈnāt, ˈkä-ˌnāt \

Definition of connate 

2 : innate, inborn

3 : born or originated together

4 : entrapped in sediments at the time of their deposition connate water

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connately adverb

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the central premise of the comedy is that organized crime and moviemaking are pretty much connate activities

First Known Use of connate

1641, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for connate

Late Latin connatus, past participle of connasci to be born together, from Latin com- + nasci to be born — more at nation

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The first known use of connate was in 1641

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connate

adjective
con·​nate | \kä-ˈnāt, ˈkän-ˌāt \

Medical Definition of connate 

: firmly united connate bones

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