Inheritance and Inherence


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Inheritance noun – Something that is or may be inherited.
Inherence and inheritance are semantically related. In some cases you can replace term "Inherence" with "Inheritance", this nouns are similar.
Nearby Words: inherit, inherited, inheritor, inheritable, inheriting
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Inherence noun – The state of inhering; the state of being a fixed characteristic.
Inheritance and inherence are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Inheritance" instead a noun "Inherence".
Nearby Words: inherent, inherently, inherency, inhering
Synonyms for Inherence
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