/ɪnˈhiʒən / (say in'heezhuhn)

the state or fact of inhering; inherence.
{Late Latin inhaesio stick fast, cling}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Inhesion — In*he sion, n. [L. inhaesio. See {Inhere}.] The state of existing, of being inherent, in something; inherence. A. Baxter. [1913 Webster] Constant inhesion and habitual abode. South. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inhesión — (del lat. «inhaesĭo, ōnis») 1 f. *Cariño o adhesión afectiva. 2 *Inherencia. * * * inhesión. (Del lat. inhaesĭo, ōnis). f. Fil. Inherencia de los accidentes a la sustancia. || 2. p. us. apego …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • inhesión — (Del lat. inhaesĭo, ōnis). 1. f. Fil. Inherencia de los accidentes a la sustancia. 2. p. us. apego …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • inhesion — [in hē′zhən] n. [LL inhaesio < pp. of L inhaerere: see INHERE] Rare INHERENCE …   English World dictionary

  • inhesion — /in hee zheuhn/, n. the state or fact of inhering; inherence. [1625 35; < LL inhaesion (s. of inhaesio), equiv. to L inhaes(us) ptp. of inhaerere to INHERE + ion ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • inhesion — noun inherence (act of inhering) …   Wiktionary

  • inhesion — in·he·sion …   English syllables

  • inhesion — n. formal the act or fact of inhering. Etymology: LL inhaesio (as INHERE) …   Useful english dictionary

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