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  1. hardwiredadjective

    Designed to perform a specific task.

  2. hardwiredadjective

    Of devices, closely or tightly coupled.

  3. hardwiredadjective

    Having a fixed placement (on a screen format for example.)

  4. hardwiredadjective

    Not changeable.

  5. hardwiredadjective

    In humans and animals, genetically determined, instinctive behavior, as opposed to learned behavior.

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  1. Hardwired

    Hardwired is a 1986 cyberpunk science fiction novel by Walter Jon Williams.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. hardwired

    1. In software, syn. for hardcoded. 2. By extension, anything that is not modifiable, especially in the sense of customizable to one's particular needs or tastes.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hardwired in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hardwired in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of hardwired in a Sentence

  1. Baland Jalal:

    Perhaps, in part of the brain, there's a genetically hardwired image of the body — a template.

  2. Victor Cuevas:

    Tigers are hardwired to roam hundreds of square miles, so there's no cage that's going to be sufficient for them, the only reason that people have tigers as pets is to try to show off to others.

  3. Timothy Caulfield:

    We are hardwired to have desires to be famous and be exploited by this world.

  4. Maurice Schweitzer:

    We are hardwired to engage in comparisons, that is, we can't get away from it, and we're doing it to try to make sense of our world. Do I make enough money? Do I need to update my kitchen? Do I need a new car? Are my kids doing well? It's almost impossible to make those assessments objectively. So instead, we turn to comparisons.

  5. Michelle Segar:

    Our brains are hardwired to respond to immediate gratification, and to do what makes us feel good.

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