Learner's definition of BUILT–IN
always used before a noun
included as a part of something
His new watch has a built-in calculator.
a camera with a built-in flash
the car's built-in safety features
a built-in bookshelf [=a bookshelf that is built as part of a wall]
forming a natural part of someone or something
see also build in/into at 1build
All humans have a built-in ability to learn their native language.
Living in warmer climates has many built-in [=(more formally) intrinsic, inherent] advantages.