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Definition of "inherits" []

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of inherit. (verb)

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Use "inherits" in a sentence
  • "The iPad obviously has huge potential for vertical markets (especially healthcare) and the ease of programming it (presumably) inherits from the iPhone makes it a more nimble platform than anything Windows based."
  • "She addresses the standards the work sets for itself or inherits from the previous works: Meyer's prose seldom rises above the serviceable, and the plotting is leaden, but Twilight is really all about unrequited female erotic yearning."
  • "The cottage Janet inherits is somewhere in the north, her home with her father somewhere in America."