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innate
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

2 uses
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Definition
of a quality:  present at birth; or arising from within rather than having been learned or acquired
  • Most of the misery had been generated by her conventional aspect, and not by her innate sensations.
    2 — Maiden No More (66% in)
  • That innate love of melody, which she had inherited from her ballad-singing mother, gave the simplest music a power over her which could well-nigh drag her heart out of her bosom at times.
    2 — Maiden No More (36% in)

There are no more uses of "innate" in Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

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