Extrinsic or extrinsical means something that is outside of an object or situation. The antonyms for this word can be intrinsic, inherent, innate, or internal. Intrinsic means something that is naturally part of an object or situation, while inherent refers to a characteristic that is permanent and unchangeable. Innate means something that is present from birth or inborn. Internal describes something that is located within an object or situation. The antonyms for extrinsic or extrinsical are used to describe objects, situations, or qualities that are self-contained, integral, and independent of other objects or situations.
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