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English definition of “disposition”

disposition

noun uk   /ˌdɪs.pəˈzɪʃ.ən/ us  
C2 [C usually singular] the particular type of character that a person naturally has: She is of a nervous/cheerful/sunny disposition.Mind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysis [S + to infinitive] formal a natural tendency to do something, or to have or develop something: a disposition to deceiveHabitual behaviour
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