Meaning of innate
Pronunciation: (i-nāt', in'āt), [key]
- existing in one from birth; inborn; native: innate musical talent.
- inherent in the essential character of something: an innate defect in the hypothesis.
- originating in or arising from the intellect or the constitution of the mind, rather than learned through experience: an innate knowledge of good and evil.
- innate (Thesaurus)