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Inborn

born in or with; implanted by nature; innate; as, inborn passions.

Synonym: innate, inherent, natural. Normally existing at birth; mankind's connatural sense of the good.Present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development.


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Re: Blind faith

The simple choice? to live the right way. As someone approaching 50 I can assure you that our inborn and yes genetically based preferences are anything but simple to change. Our ancestors who faced periodic famine and early death evolved to prefer certain foods over others. ...

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by Zenithar66
Tue Apr 05, 2011 9:43 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Blind faith
Replies: 37
Views: 24016

Re: Blind faith

The simple choice? to live the right way. As someone approaching 50 I can assure you that our inborn and yes genetically based preferences are anything but simple to change. Our ancestors who faced periodic famine and early death evolved to prefer certain foods over others. ...

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by BDDVM
Tue Apr 05, 2011 6:28 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Blind faith
Replies: 37
Views: 24016

Re: A myth of biology debunked

... fifth thesis). It should be replaced by the notion of adaptation (as the reason for survival), which (ultimately) means that creatures have the inborn capacity to act upon and react to the environment. (Some will argue that this capacity comes from the genes, somehow, but no one has ever shown ...

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by philosopher
Thu Aug 27, 2009 9:59 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A myth of biology debunked
Replies: 25
Views: 26418

Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)

hmmm.. i can't find any reason why humans shouldn't have an inborn fear of slugs. you must be an anomaly, bugz. anyway, we have to make a lot of field observations before we can get to any sort of conclusion. so, for the time being, i am taking leave of ...

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by oortclouddomicile
Sun Aug 05, 2007 3:48 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)
Replies: 275
Views: 129139

Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)

talking of inborn fear, i noticed these in the first page of this thread. jimmystang New Member "i don't know, i've some sort of insect-phobia" . Oscerot Senior Member "I remember I was on this hike and a random ...

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by oortclouddomicile
Fri Aug 03, 2007 5:50 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)
Replies: 275
Views: 129139
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