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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- The quality or state of being accustomed.

Usage examples (19)
  • Verb (used with object) : inured to cold
  • The law prohibits the head of a tax-exempt organisation from enjoying unusual perks or compensation; it's called inurement.
  • Oscar was amazed in spite of his inurement to surprises.
  • There was little physical and mental inurement to cold, and the lightest of clothing was worn. for more
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