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What is the opposite of intrinsic?

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Opposite of essential, innate or inherent to something
Opposite of done or based on an innate facility rather than with forethought
Opposite of fundamental, inherent or central in nature
“Hickey theorized that humans have an underlying primary nature, as well as an opposing secondary nature.”
Opposite of of the greatest importance
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Opposite of implanted within the body
Opposite of naturally as part or consequence of something
“He castigates prize judges for giving the top awards to books for reasons extrinsic to literature.”
(attributive) Opposite of emphasizing the fundamental nature of something
“Problems arise at an auxiliary level, where school esteem varies according to school type.”
Opposite of being (inferentially) inherent or intrinsic in the nature or structure of something
Opposite of characteristic of, or belonging to, a single or particular person or thing
Opposite of real or genuine, in accordance with the truth, facts or standards
“The illusory aim of this form of government is the equal distribution of wealth to its people.”
Opposite of having from birth (or as if from birth) a certain quality or character
“Disclosing negative emotions without hurting one's partner is an unnatural skill and seldom learned very well in our society.”
Opposite of involving a natural bodily response
“He made a conscious effort to rid his body of toxins by strictly adhering to an organic diet.”
Opposite of distinct or special to a specific individual, thing or circumstance
“The basic concept applies to a general class of operator equations and general discretization methods.”
Opposite of existing but not yet developed or manifest
“The intoxication was manifest, not so much in violent behavior as in slightly heightened color and increasing loquacity.”
Opposite of having or including many small details or features
“Alexa, give me a summarized report on the development of my shares!”
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