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intrinsic
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition belonging to a thing by its very nature
  • At that epoch of pristine simplicity, however, matters of even slighter public interest, and of far less intrinsic weight than the welfare of Hester and her child, were strangely mixed up with the deliberations of legislators and acts of state.
    Chapter 7 -- The Governor's Hall (13% in)

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