# intrinsic

Intrinsic is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

1. ${\displaystyle x}$  is intrinsic to ${\displaystyle y}$  if ${\displaystyle x}$  is an important part of ${\displaystyle y}$ . ${\displaystyle y}$  must always have ${\displaystyle x}$  as a part.