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- The state of being inherent or permanently present in something; indwelling.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Jeremy Taylor to this entry?)
- 1985, Lawrence Durrell, Quinx, Faber & Faber 2004 (Avignon Quintet), p. 1260:
- Yes, to savour to the full the sheer inherence of things, so pure and gentle is it; if you get still enough you can hear the grass growing.
Not to be confused with inherency.