It is difficult to tell which characteristics are derived and which are inherent.
Advanced English Dictionary
+adjective ~ (in sb/sth) that is a basic or permanent part of sb/sth and that cannot be removed Synonym: INTRINSIC the difficulties inherent in a study of this type + Violence is inherent in our society. + an inherent weakness in the design of the machine inherently adverb: an inherently unworkable system
Random quote: The important thing is this: to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we could become.: Charles Dubois