deep-seat|ed «DEEP SEE tihd», adjective.
1. far below the surface; set deeply: »

For treatment of deep-seated cancers, both neutrons and gamma rays will be provided by the reactor (Science News Letter).

2. Figurative. firmly fixed: »

He has a deep-seated love of nature. All three countries are welfare states but have a deep-seated respect for what free enterprise can do (Newsweek).

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